What are some issues that highschool/middleschool teachers encounter in a classroom?

Grouping students by skill levels would be very helpful - in Language Arts and Math. Language Arts should be broken into two classes - reading and writing glasses- separate from each other. Getting rid of textbooks. Science, social studies especially. The textbooks for those subjects more often kill student interest rather than serve it.

Which job is easier, professor or high school teacher?

A lot of colleges expect professors to write books that are published to keep their position as professor. A high school teacher can do research and better their standing with other high school teachers in leadership roles. Also, a high

How is high school life for men?

Hello,I am one of the people who are way older than other students who went to high school, because I had to move a lot in my life, so being late for school is natural in my kind of situation. I can tell you that

Why do American high schools host proms?

John Burgess accurately details in this thread the origin of proms, though as to Why we have them, the matter is down to economics: The Prom is another Product sold to Consumers--they who replaced the Citizens of a former era.Like

What are some unethical high school hacks?

I guess the most obvious one that isn't technically the obvious cheating (getting work from previous students, sharing answers etc.) would be the website quizlet. Absolutely a life saver. Most of my teachers are too lazy to create their tests themselves (and even

How can high schools students save money?

As a high school senior, I've spent my entire freshman and sophomore year spending money on nonsense things. When I became junior, that's when I knew how to actually save money.I always make sure the 20% of my allowance goes to my savings, and the rest is mine.I stopped spending money on coffee, clothes, books, and

Why am I failing my classes in high school?

You aren't providing enough information for a proper answer. Broadly, failing can be caused by many factors, or a combination thereof:Learning disability like dyslexia or otherMental health issueDevelopment delayUndiagnosed medical issue like poor eyesight, traumatic brain injury, etcLack of good study skillsKnowing what your best learning style is and studying accordingly - reading,

What is high school like?

I'm currently a sophomore in high school. High school is...interesting. As far how it's like, I'll break it up in categories and I'll tell you.CLASSESThe classes at high school are sort-of harder than junior high classes, it honestly just depends on what type of classes that you take. But, expect to stay up late at night if

Are high school teachers in the US highly paid?

Hell no.High school teachers (and teachers in general) are responsible for raising the next generation of youth. They'll become the workforce, decide who our representatives are - the future of the country. It logically follows that teachers should be paid well, for having such a key role, right?This

Are high school graduates ready for life?

For most: no.In high school, everything is given to you on a silver platter. The people that have A's figured out how to 'hack' the grading system, B students are mediocre and try to get better at the installed system, and the C & D students don't care about any system. All these students (no matter

How to become a high school or college teacher

In the UK people who teach in high school and colleges for 16 to 18 year olds typically have at least a bachelor level degree in a subject related to what they want to teach. They then usually do at least a post graduate diploma in education.Having

What's the difference between Chinese high school and American high school?

I can't fully answer your question. However, I can tell you that my private students who received most of their education in China were not more advanced than my private students who received most of their education in the United States. I can also tell you that they tended not

What is the brutal truth of being the smartest kid in the classroom?

I wish I had an answer to that. But I guess at very young age being smartest is like having a hell of a party. And all you can say to that is why didn't we do better when we had the chance. I had it diffecult up through time. So I did not realize my genius until I

What do teachers look for in a high school student?

I'd say everything they look for in an elementary school student or a college student: a willingness to learn from them, respect for their status and the school institution (in other words, to obey their rules while in their classroom), honesty

Do middle school teachers form a bond with their students during or in after school programs?

Well, I can only answer for myself, but yes. I liked supervising lunch or after school programs/clubs because it gave me a chance to get to know kids where there was less pressure. During regular school hours I was always having to

How should public schools in the United States handle political views between teachers and students?

Carefully.That's sort of the best summary I can give.Generally speaking, we should try to keep politics out of the classroom.But we also don't need to go so far as to pretend politics don't exist either.Part of education, arguably, is training students to be good future citizens; not just

What is it like to have one of your teachers die in high school?

About a week before my sophomore year of high school started, I was walking down the sidewalk in an older section of town, lots of Depression-era homes.   I was off in my own world and for some reason I stopped to look at this

How did the public education school system fail you?

This may be a disingenuous question. I never said that public schools failed me, not directly. Besides, I attended public schools for a total of only six years, grades 1 to 6.I think those years were rather pleasant. If I have a

Can high school teachers dance with students at dances?

Dance has always been a form of art much controversial from its beginning stages. In a conservative society with narrow minded people dance is often sexualized and taken as a vulgar form of art .yes in most nations a high school teacher can perform with his or her students but as taken in my case and in a country

What kind of teachers are examples of bad teachers?

Teachers who don't care or adopt the attitude of

Is there anyone who has married his school/college teacher?

When I was first living in southeastern Oklahoma there was a girl who married the softball coach. He'd been her coach for a few years before his wife passed away. Everyone was absolutely shocked and heartbroken. She became the stepmother of

What are some things I should know or do before going into high school?

Do band, sports, theatre, ANY SORT of club that you'd be interested in, do it.Don't use a locker. Waste of time. Get a nice backpack, and a nice 2″ binder to keep all your subjects in. Only keep current units in the binder and clean it out regularly.Organize your papers... alteast

What are some high school life hacks?

I am currently in English.We are writing our drafts for an assessment task that is due next week.The teacher is a sub, and she just leaked the biggest secret.You know how you have word limits and minimums on essays?Well the teacher said she doesn't count every wordWhat she said teachers do it

What is it like to be a high school teacher in a private school?

I have worked in both kinds of school.Where to start...The students are generally a lot better behaved in private schools, but also because they are generally better at dealing with adults and more sophisticated in their humour, they can also be cleverer at winding up their teachers, especially if they

Do you think middle/high school students should be able to have a cell phone at school?

I have taught middle & high school since 1993. No. Completely unnecessary, and only adds to the drama, anxiety, and social issues already in play in middle/high schools in the U.S.

What would be a good policy for cell phone use in an American high school?

We have the perfect solution.  Parents should download the Earn2Learn App launching in May 2015...  Parents reward students for staying off their phones and get a report and release the reward.  Educators love it.  Parents love it.  students love it..  Win Win!ttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Earn2Learn/855961527779540https://twitter.com/Earn2Learn_UShttps://plus.google.com/10392750...Thanks again for your support!

Is it worth going back to school to become a high school teacher?

I have several engineering friends (who each had at least a Masters in engineering), and then when they reached 50 or so in age, wanted to become high school mathematics or science teachers. They took education courses, and worked their way into substitute teaching and now are full time high school teachers.Every

Who was your favourite teacher in high school and why?

I had a couple of favorites, the English teacher my freshmen year who had us writing papers on serious topics and let us choose our own books. The biology teacher who showed me how to make up card games.The most memorable was a history

Is it hard living on a high school teacher salary?

I have not studied this issue, but I would bet that it depends on the following variables:Your gender;Your age;The State in which you live and teach;How many years you have taught in that school system;Your level of post-baccalaureate education;Your actual salary;Your marital status;How many dependents you have;Your

Is Arabic taught in American high schools?

There are pockets of it being taught in the US Public Education system.Arabic education in U.S. public schools | ShareAmericaIt was one of the languages I wanted to learn when I was in high school, but wasn't one of the languages offered (only French and Spanish).Considering the increasing number

How is a teacher to control a high school class?

Firmly.Say what you mean and mean what you say.Give them an inch and they'll take a mile.You must be strict and only left up over time. Word needs to get out that you're not to be messed with.

What are some of the things we should know that are not taught in school?

Beyond the walls of the institution, there lies a different world.Schools and colleges are the places where you realize that shit gets real and you have to deal with it on your own. And this, they cannot teach you at all. Few important things that we can not learn from school or college include:

Can A parent who barely graduated high school be a home school teacher?

Yes, they can be a home teacher, at least in California. The only assurance we have that the child is being educated is that the parent has to bring the student to the school annually to be assessed on the same

What is the salary of a high school teacher in a private granted school of minority?

This is an impossible question to answer, as you did not say where this school is located, what kind or private school it is, nor who sponsors or owns it.Also, private schools do not have to publish their salary schedules like public schools do. Public schools must do this because they are funded by taxes, and,

Do American high schools have P.E.?

Mine does, though I've never taken PE.My school requires students to take 2 years (4 semesters) of PE in addition to a semester of health. There's three classes; PE, weightlifting, and morning weightlifting. PE is what a student makes out

Do high school teachers know what students think of them?

All teachers are mature enough to wait out a kids bad attitude thawing.After all, they're only hurting themselves.I had a great teacher that was receptive to my attitude, and communicated to me about it, making my participation in the class a choice. MY

Is it illegal to date my high school teacher after I graduate?

Certainly not illegal under any law . Illegal means it is under prohibited clauses of any law or statue.How ever such cases are more likely to be unsuccessful for the followingAny Relation between two humans starts on first sight and it's continuous interaction

What type of high school students do other high school students dislike?

What type of high school students do other high school students dislike?Almost every group, clique, or type of high schooler has an "opposite," to say the least. There are ones that are easily identified, and somewhat burnt into Western culture, because of how they are over exaggerated and portrayed in media. Goths vs. PrepsSlackers

Why do some high school teachers claim that university is easier than high school?

Colleges generally accept individuals, based on a wide array of qualities, like intelligence, leadership, and countless other buzzwords, and they generally have a certain range of acceptance on some "intelligence spectrum" that usually does not cover the entirety of said spectrum. Meanwhile, public high schools accept everyone. In a public high school, you

Is it worth it to become a high school teacher?

only if you don't get into it for the money and have a great lawyer on retainer. Because no high school teacher can survive off their salary and needs a lawyer to fend of the repeated attacks, malicious and libelious, from the students

Why do high schools have trouble attracting highly qualified teachers?

In addition to the negligible pay a lot of teachers settle for, there is indeed a general disrespect for the K-12 education system these days-but it's not by all of society. I believe that most teachers take their duties seriously, and that most

How did your high school crush end up in life?

Around 10th or 11th grade, I was struggling to come to terms with my sexuality (or lack thereof). One day after lunch, I was crossing the halls to my next class when T and his friend suddenly called my name. T then shouted, in the middle of the crowded hallway, if I'd go to homecoming with

Do middle school teachers form a bond with their students during or in after school programs?

Well, I can only answer for myself, but yes. I liked supervising lunch or after school programs/clubs because it gave me a chance to get to know kids where there was less pressure. During regular school hours I was always having to

Do high school teachers often develop crushes on their students?

I don't know such things in other countries,but it's not common in China.My friends once had feelings with her math teacher but after a time they were just like the usual teacher and student because they both thought it was crazy

What is the brutal truth of being the smartest kid in the classroom?

I wish I had an answer to that. But I guess at very young age being smartest is like having a hell of a party. And all you can say to that is why didn't we do better when we had the chance. I had it diffecult up through time. So I did not realize my genius until I

Do high school teachers usually check students' sources?

Yes, they do, and today it's much easier than it once was. Many schools now allow or require that papers be submitted electronically rather than handed in on paper. There is very good software available to check for plagiarism. In addition, good teachers are familiar with the sources