7 Lessons in 7 Years: Mastering the Modern Classroom

by Prentiss Whitley Jr

Publisher: Prentiss Whitley, Jr

Publication Date: May 16, 2015

ISBN: 9781311196231

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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The ultimate guide to thriving in the first years of teaching high school, 7 Lessons in 7 Years demystifies the crazy early steps on the road to becoming a Master Teacher. In this straight-forward, humorous guide you will learn about seven of the most important factors of modern classroom instruction. Topics include how to manage Paperwork, Grades, Students, Administration, and more. Each lesson is detailed with practical time tested advice and unique examples from real life in-class situations. Easy to read, this guide seeks to give you "A head start, not a headache". This book is perfect for the novice teacher as well as a helpful reflection point for veteran teachers to refocus and sharpen their skills. People outside of the classroom can also find value in the tips on managing a healthy work/ personal balance, dealing with non-cooperative individuals, and forging an environment conducive to creativity and risk taking.