How Social Media Can Help You In Your Teaching Job Hunt

How Social Media Can Help You In Your Teaching Job Hunt

Hello Busy Educator! How Social Media Can Help You in Your Teaching Job Hunt When it comes to job hunting, sometimes prospective teachers don’t use social media very well. And this can become their weak point. Social media is as important in teaching as in any other industry. Your social networking profile is like your informal resume. So, keep only those things on it that you would like to share with everyone. Teachers have to maintain a leading role so it’s best to keep your profile clean and professional. Here are some ways in which social media can help your job hunt. For more information, please visit www.TheBusyEducator.com
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Effective classroom manager

Effective classroom manager

Effective classroom manager is research based text book for teacher’s and proprietors of schools. It was written to promote sound lesson delivery using tech innovations. Also with resource blends which tends to equip today’s teacher to master the skill sets for classroom management, parent Vs teacher winning team. How to assess an effective school and effective teacher. Get a copy now for a token and thank me later
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What to Do After the Teaching Interview

What to Do After the Teaching Interview

What to Do After the Teaching Interview Congratulations for completing your job interview. Now that it’s over, you have to sit back and wait for their call, right? Well actually, there’s a lot you can do. It’s always a good idea to follow up to increase your chances of being hired. Even if you think you did really well (or really bad) in the interview, it doesn’t harm in following up. How to follow up? Stay tune! For more information, visit www.TheBusyEducator.com
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NPQH 2018 COMPLETED, SUCCESSFUL ASSESSMENTS - FIGURE 5,7 and 8

NPQH 2018 COMPLETED, SUCCESSFUL ASSESSMENTS - FIGURE 5,7 and 8

The full set of 3 completed, exemplar assessments for the NPQH course, along with my notes for the face to face assessment. I successfully passed all three stages and achieved the award. I have zipped the assessments and added my presentation notes as a guide to the quality of the whole package. These forms represents HOURS of blood sweat and tears! There was literally nothing out there when i was completing the course! This was submitted in June 2018 It will give you an idea of what to write and how much for each of the competencies. I have removed all sensitive information etc. FIgure 5 - home school task Figure 7 - Placement task Figure 8 - Interview task. Of course, every form will be unique to the individual, however knowing how much it would have helped me has led me to offer it on here. Please leave feedback.
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Dealing with parents

Dealing with parents

Notes for a staff meeting I led, based on a course I attended on ‘Managing Difficult Parents’. Top tips on how to stay calm and professional when dealing with parents on a day to day basis, and when facing difficult issues. Please leave a review and look at my other resources.
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Answers to Top 5 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview

Answers to Top 5 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview

Answers to Top 5 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview If you’ve been called for a teaching interview, you should start preparing right away. While they might ask you questions about your subject, there are also some questions about your personality. These Human Resource questions are very generic and have no right or wrong answers. They reflect your communication skills and presence of mind. Make sure you prepare for them before appearing for the interview. Here are some common questions asked in a teaching interview. For more information, visit our website: www.TheBusyEducator.com
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Top 15 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview

Top 15 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview

Top 15 Questions They Ask in a Teaching Interview It’s a good bet that one or more of these questions will be asked of you during a teaching interview. It’s a good idea to prepare answers for these questions. For more information: www.TheBusyEducator.com
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How To Prepare For Your Teacher Interview

How To Prepare For Your Teacher Interview

How to Prepare For Your Teacher Interview If you’re in Teacher’s College, just graduated or already teaching, it’s a great idea to get a trusted mentor and a group of 3-5 fellow classmates. Next, brainstorm the best teaching interview questions you can think of. Then, brainstorm again for the single best answer to the interview questions. For more information, visit www.TheBusyEducator.com
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Teachers Have It All – Here is How to Utilize It

Teachers Have It All – Here is How to Utilize It

Being a teacher is amazing. You get to learn so many skills and get your voice heard. And that’s not all – if you ever want to change your industry, you can always get priority over the other applicants because of the skills you have acquired over the years as a teacher. It’s true, teachers have it all. Let’s take a look at the benefits of being a teacher.
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Classroom Tools Mega Bundle

Classroom Tools Mega Bundle

All the classroom tools you need to manage your classes! From amendable AFL and Dirt Time materials to target setting, behaviour management and rewards, seating plans and laying down your classroom rules. All these classroom tools can be used in any subject and many are particularly useful for Tutor Time too. Loads more classroom tools and whole school materials at my shop: EC RESOURCES
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NPQSL COMBINED TASK AND SUPPORTING EVIDENCE

NPQSL COMBINED TASK AND SUPPORTING EVIDENCE

I completed my NPQSL in Nov 2017 and received some great feedback. I found it extremely hard to get started after the course face to face days and searched to find a sample to give me a few pointers. I hope to be able to do the same for others!
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Moderation Template

Moderation Template

A very simple and editable moderation template which can be used for moderating students’ work in any subject. Contains word and PDF version. Check out loads more free or inexpensive resources for a range of subjects here.
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Learning Walk Template

Learning Walk Template

A simple book look / learning walk template which can be used for any subject. Contains word and PDF version. The focus for this is on assessment of students’ work in books rather than classroom atmosphere/lesson observation. Check out loads more free or inexpensive resources for a range of subjects here.
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Easy Lesson Plan

Easy Lesson Plan

A simple lesson planning template which can be used for any subject. Contains word and PDF version. Check out loads more free or inexpensive resources for a range of subjects here.
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PSHE, Citizenship and RE planning Year 7 and 8

PSHE, Citizenship and RE planning Year 7 and 8

One year’s teaching unit overview for year 7 and 8 PSHCE and RE. This plan is for teachers who have an hour a week at Key Stage 3 to fit in the subjects of PSHE, Citizenship and RE, but could easily be amended. The plan includes a rationale which explains the unit plan and references plans to improve literacy through PSHCE and RE using new literacy template for student assessment (also included), an action plan and a funding proposal template. Resources included in both word and PDF formats. More PSHE, RE and Citizenship Materials available here: EC RESOURCES
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Still Looking For A Teaching Job? Follow This Checklist

Still Looking For A Teaching Job? Follow This Checklist

Teaching is the dream profession of many young graduates. It gives them a chance to be heard and share their knowledge with others. It’s a great profession for those who have leadership skills and want to be social. If you have applied to a number of teaching positions and still haven’t become successful, here’s a checklist for you: Consider moving Instead of limiting your job search to your neighboring schools and colleges, send the applications to big schools even if they are far away. If you get selected, you can always move to another city. After all, a job at a premiere college or school will be a great move for your career. Get your paperwork ready Make sure you have your resume, cover letter, and other documents ready. Proofread your resume several times to make sure it does not have any mistakes. Be available on social networks Your presence on social media networks like LinkedIn can help you build connections. If you are connected to administrators from colleges and schools, there are chances that they will prefer you over others when it’s time to hire. Attend job fairs Attend the job fairs held at your alma mater along with those at the neighboring colleges and universities. You have better chances of being selected at your alma mater than the others. Prepare for the interview There are some questions that are asked frequently. For example, “what can you bring to this school” and “how do you plan to influence the students”. Come up with witty and professional answers for these questions. Share vignettes Be open during the interview and share some positive vignettes about your previous experiences. These could include student achievements, classroom management, and unique teaching methodologies that you follow. Follow-up Sometimes the college or school might take extra time in hiring. If you follow up using emails, there are higher chances of you being hired. When you email them, state again that you would love to work with them. Stay positive It’s a tough economy but teaching positions keep opening every now and then in various schools and colleges. Don’t give up hope and you’ll soon bag a great teaching job. That’s it for now Busy Educator. Until next time, Talk to each other, support each other, take care of each other.’ Marjan
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Super Pupil Premium Bundle

Super Pupil Premium Bundle

Complete Pupil Premium strategy to rapidly bolster progress. This includes strategies for Teaching and learning Mentoring Attendance and PA Life experiences and enrichment Leadership dashboard Transition
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Communication Skills: How to Write Sensitive Letters to Get Results + Make Changes

Communication Skills: How to Write Sensitive Letters to Get Results + Make Changes

There are times we need to express our angst — in writing. When a person’s conduct, or a situation upsets us — an email can be your messenger of mercy. However, writing an emotional email can be challenging! This useful handbook offers: ~ Examples ~ Templates ~ Word Lists ~ Guidelines ~ Forum Protocols ~ Step-by-Step Directions +More~! Purposefully written in outline format for quick comprehension and easy reading. Don’t get personal — go professional. Let this book show you how!
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CiViCS ETHiCS: GiVE BACK! = Introductory Activity Guide for Community Service

CiViCS ETHiCS: GiVE BACK! = Introductory Activity Guide for Community Service

GIVE BACK is an introductory activity guide for students who are engaging is community projects oriented to service to others. The exercises offers understanding of the benefits for doing community service. Pragmatic activities aid students to assess and decide if student is capable to lend their helping hand. This Activity Guide Offers FOUR (4) NO Prep Individual Related Assignments. Topic Exercises Include: Who Does Community Service? An exercise for awareness of charitable organizations. Service Starts with YOU! Focus wheel targeted at the intrinsic benefits of serving others. The Things in Your Path… Assignment helps students assess common community concerns. Assessing Sticky Situations – More challenges to develop student decision making processes.
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End of the Year Award Posters (Editable in Google Slides)

End of the Year Award Posters (Editable in Google Slides)

Award certificates your students will love. This resource includes 3 style: congratulations awards, most likely awards and academic awards. You can edit and add your students name digitally. Then print them out on standard paper size. Additionally, you can just print out the ones you want from the PDF and hand write the students name, your name and the date. This resource is all in color! There are 100 awards to choose from as well as blanks for your own ideas!
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Goal Set with the STAR TARGET GUIDE > Situation-Task-Action-Resolution Success!

Goal Set with the STAR TARGET GUIDE > Situation-Task-Action-Resolution Success!

STAR is an acronym that stands for *Situation * Task * Action * Result or Resolution. Printable Worksheets * Activities * Reference Charts * Examples * Posters! The STAR Target Guide helps support and augment many subject areas: ~ GOAL SETTING SKILLS ~ CAREER & JOB INTERVIEWS ~ ETHICS & CIVICS CONCERNS ~ INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION This formula is productive and results oriented. Use with any school assignment or subject matter. This STAR TARGET GUIDE includes numerous EXERCISES that are easy to comprehend and integrate. This activity book will show students how to apply this simple concept in a variety of environments. INCLUDES REAL LIFE EXERCISES: ~ Communication Issues ~ Job Interview Questions ~ Challenging Life Concerns ~ Setting Personal Goals ~ Excellent for Critical Thinking Development!**
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Your Dream Teaching Job Is Not Too Far Away

Your Dream Teaching Job Is Not Too Far Away

Your Dream Teaching Job is Not Too Far Away Whether you’re a seasoned teacher looking for new challenges or a fresh graduate searching for a new teaching job, you need special magic to be chosen from all the candidates. We all know that top school districts get thousands of applications for teaching positions and yet only a few get chosen. If you have all the right credentials, all you need is a little extra. Let us introduce you to some special tips that will help you land that dream teaching job.
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Priority Dashboard and Pupil Profile

Priority Dashboard and Pupil Profile

Our priority cohort pupil dashboard allows you to: Present to your middle/senior leadership teams the priority target pupils Allows subject leaders to plan support collaboratively with their team Gives you a strategic overview of key pupils to bolster progress across KS3/KS4 Allows you to target Boys/DP/FSM/Pupil Premium/SEND pupils Raise awareness with all staff of key pupils they need to focus on. Use the dashboard as a covian warboard to strategically plan support. Track progress, attendance, behaviour on a termly basis Present to governors visually and in a highly engaging way. Use our pupil profile in your Senior Leadership, Middle Leadership, Departmental and Pastoral meetings. Identify what is work for a pupil in different areas across the school and share good practice. This document is a brilliant discussion point when tabled and is a power tool that can be used to bolster the progress of key pupils.
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Priority cohort pupil dashboard : SEND, BOYS, FSM, Disadvantaged, KS3/KS4

Priority cohort pupil dashboard : SEND, BOYS, FSM, Disadvantaged, KS3/KS4

Our priority cohort pupil dashboard allows you to: Present to your middle/senior leadership teams the priority target pupils Allows subject leaders to plan support collaboratively with their team Gives you a strategic overview of key pupils to bolster progress across KS3/KS4 Allows you to target Boys/DP/FSM/Pupil Premium/SEND pupils Raise awareness with all staff of key pupils they need to focus on. Use the dashboard as a covian warboard to strategically plan support. Track progress, attendance, behaviour on a termly basis Present to governors visually and in a highly engaging way.
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Adding Supporting Documents To Your Resume While Applying Here's How

Adding Supporting Documents To Your Resume While Applying Here's How

Adding Supporting Documents to Your Resume While Applying – Here’s How When you apply for a job, your employer might be looking for something extra apart from the standard resume and cover letter. The extra documents are known as supporting documentation and can include a number of things such as scanned copies of certificates and letters of recommendation. While many employers leave the documentation part for the interview process, some of them may specify in the job description that they want to see them with the application.
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Adding all the details in a short resume how to do it

Adding all the details in a short resume how to do it

Adding ALL the Details in a Short Resume – How to Do It After working for over a decade as a high school teacher, you have some strong experience to boast about, but your resume is already packed and you don’t want to add another page to it. How do you manage to add extra details to your jam-packed resume? Here are some tips to create a stunning resume in limited space.
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Don't let them junk your resume avoid these mistakes

Don't let them junk your resume avoid these mistakes

Don’t Let Them Junk Your Resume – Avoid These Mistakes There are many people who have all the right qualifications and skills, but somehow never get called for an interview. Are you one of them? Maybe you’re not showcasing your skills the right way. Your resume is something that creates your first impression. If it’s not perfect, it might get thrown in the trash or recycle bin. Yes, as distressing it may sound, if the HR team finds blaring mistakes in your resume, they will just delete it from their list. Here is a list of common mistakes that many prospective teachers make and miss excellent opportunities to work in their preferred schools or colleges.
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NPQSL combined task 2018

NPQSL combined task 2018

This is my final NPQSL project which passed and was highly commended. There was one developmental point and that was to seek feedback from other senior leaders. This took my hours or reading, research and blood sweat and tears. I hope that you find it useful. I have had to delete the references as they give away data that is confidential. I
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Pupil Premium Promise: Life Experience programme (Improve attendance/behaviour/progress)

Pupil Premium Promise: Life Experience programme (Improve attendance/behaviour/progress)

Pupil Premium Promise - Development of the whole child (Life Experience programme) Limited life experiences of pupils from poor socio-economic backgrounds has a direct link with lower attainment. Research offers up the idea that when a young person is exposed to a new experience a cognitive connection is exercised in the brain thus making it more receptive and versatile to learning. If a young person is exposed to lots of experiences then their brains can adapt more. If a pupil receives limited experiences from a young age, then their brain is less likely to adapt to new learning as it has not got the so called ‘versatility’. The Pupil Premium promise does just that. It is a promise that should be made to the pupils that they will achieve before they leave your school. A bucket list of life experiences to develop mind, body and soul. By delivering the pupil premium promise it will have a positive impact on attendance, progress, attitude and behaviour. Happy pupils want to come into school! The resource is completely adaptable for your school.
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Back to School: Back to School Tools

Back to School: Back to School Tools

A selection of easy to use back to school tools for any teacher. From amendable AFL and Dirt Time materials to peer assessment, lesson planning, moderation, rewards and seating plans. Easy to just pick up and use, but amendable too if you want to. Included: Praise Postcards Dirt Feedack AFL Sheet Simple Lesson Plan Book Look Template Peer Assessment Template Moderation Template Facebook character info / AFL template Seating planner guide PDF and editable word versions included. oads more classroom tools and whole school materials at my shop: EC RESOURCES
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