18: Rich Ognibene, NY Teacher of the Year

September 27, 2011

Interview with Rich Ognibene, 2008 New York State Teacher of the Year

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17: The Tech Toolbox Returns

September 27, 2011

The Tech Toolbox premieres with Candy Shively of TeachersFirst.org

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16: Under the Microscope

September 27, 2011

Preparing for classroom observation evaluations

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15: I’m Your Son’s Tormentor

September 27, 2011

Why, how, and when to call parents; follow-up with the emailer from the last episode

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14: God, Please Let Him Be Absent

September 27, 2011

What to do when you've done all you can do; the Fatal Five returns!

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13: Peace, Love, and Calculating Grades

September 27, 2011

In this episode, we finally dig our way out of the email that accumulated during our summer hiatus. What would you do if a principal asked you to stay beyond your contractually defined hours? How much time have you spent crafting your grading system?

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12: Mailbox Bonanza

September 27, 2011

Time to clean out the New Teacher Hotline email inbox after a summer off

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11: The Tech Toolbox

September 27, 2011

The premiere of our new segment, the Tech Toolbox, presented by Candy Shively and teachersfirst.com

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10: Deep in the Heart of Texas

September 27, 2011

We welcome Dana Boyd, the Teacher of the Year from the great state of Texas

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9: Fractions and Mammals

September 27, 2011

Five fatal rookie teaching mistakes and the structure of a good lesson plan

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