The New Elementary Teacher's Handbook

Flourishing in Your First Year

by Kathleen F. Jonson, Nancy L. Cappelloni,

Everything a new elementary teacher needs for getting started is right here!

This comprehensive guide from veteran educators gives first-year teachers expansive classroom-tested strategies for those critical first days of school. Written in the reassuring tone of a mentor teacher, this research-based handbook walks the novice teacher through setting up your classroom, managing behavior, assessing students’ performance, and partnering with families. Thoroughly updated, this new edition includes the latest tips on:

  • Teaching with technology
  • Differentiating instruction for students from diverse backgrounds, including English language learners
  • Planning effective standards-based lessons
  • Achieving professional growth through job-embedded professional development
  • SAGE Publications; October 2010
  • ISBN 9781452223612
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: The New Elementary Teacher's Handbook
  • Author: Kathleen F. Jonson; Nancy L. Cappelloni; Mary E. Niesyn
  • Imprint: Corwin

In The Press

"The book's lists, charts, tables, diagrams, and the narrative are amazingly helpful and insightful. This is more than a survival book, it is inspirational and affirming."