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I'm already panicking about next year! They are going to change everything next year at my school: common core standards, INFORM (some new data organizing program), some curriculum engine training,and we are going to implement inclusion as well. I also have been moved from 4th grade to 2nd. How much change can one person take? A lot of the training they want us to take is in the summer! We will get paid for attending the training, but still....there goes my summer. I need battery-charging time and I'm just not getting it. And on top of this, they want us to take a 7.8% pay cut!!! Enough is enough!!!! Anyone else dealing with all this nonsense. I know, I know, I should be lucky I have a job with all the layoffs, but how come I don't feel lucky, just used and abused.
Leah On 5/25/11, Joy/NV/4th wrote: > I'm already panicking about next year! They are going to > change everything next year at my school: common core > standards, INFORM (some new data organizing program), some > curriculum engine training,and we are going to implement > inclusion as well. I also have been moved from 4th grade > to 2nd...See More
May 27, 2011
teach4 I agree, but think you will like second maybe even better than 4th.

Teachers seem to be an easy thing to attack. I know I have felt under attack this whole year -- especially since I am one of 'those really bad ones' being a seasoned teacher of 35 years, I just 'don't know what I am doing and should retire'. Which I find annoying since I ...See More
Jun 12, 2011


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