Updated: 4 days ago
Attention all student teachers! If you're feeling overwhelmed with the responsibilities and uncertainties that come with student teaching, don't worry. I'm here to help you stay organized. In this episode, we'll guide you through the essential components of your student teacher planner. The goal is to help you excel during your student teaching experience.
Why Organization Matters for Student Teachers
The importance of organization for student teachers.
The overwhelming nature of student teaching.
Building Your Student Teacher Planner
Essential Components of Your Student Teacher Planner
Overview of what to include in your student teacher planner.
The importance of having all necessary information readily available.
Mentor teacher's information.
College supervisor's contact details.
Placement start date.
Reflect on your strengths and areas for growth.
Accomplishments and Goals
Reflecting on your achievements as a student.
Identifying areas for improvement.
Aligning with education department standards.
Incorporating state or common core standards.
Using QR codes for quick access.
Policies and Procedures
Documenting classroom policies.
Remote learning guidelines.
Digital learning tools and platforms.
Lesson Plans and Quick Glance
Detailed lesson plans.
Quick lesson plan at a glance.
Streamlining lesson preparation and review.
Staying on Top of Your Schedule
Schedule and Calendars
Tracking class periods and weekly schedules.
Monthly, weekly, and daily calendar inclusion.
Marking important dates and events.
Teaching and Observation Hours
Recording teaching and observation time.
Meeting departmental requirements.
Detailed log of hours.
Areas to reflect upon.
Utilizing the Danielson Framework for Teaching.
A dedicated space for miscellaneous notes.
Keeping track of homework and questions.
Student Teacher Planner Available
Mentioning the availability of a student-teacher planner.
Website and pricing details.
Options for digital or printed use.
As we end this episode, I want to stress the importance of being organized as you begin your journey to becoming an educator. Your student teacher planner is a reliable companion to help you stay on your game.
If you're interested in getting the student teacher planner resource we mentioned earlier, you can find it here: https://www.sfecich.com/product-page/student-teacher-reflection. This valuable tool is designed to make your student teaching experience easier.