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Volume 3 Number 8

Harry & Rosemary Wong remind us that, "An induction program is an organized, sustained, multiyear process with many activities designed to help you succeed...."
Effective Teaching by Harry & Rosemary Wong How To Start School Successfully
Instant Ideas for Busy Teachers by Barbara Gruber and Sue Gruber Smart Starts for the Best School Year Ever
Promoting Learning by Marv Marshall Use the Language You Want Learned
4 Blocks by Cheryl Sigmon The Perfect Guided Reading Lesson
Ask the School Psychologist by Beth Bruno Matching Programs with Student Needs
Online Classrooms by Leslie Bowman & George París Conway Tips For Facilitating Online Discussions
The Eclectic Teacher by Ginny Hoover Ginny's Back to School List of 10
The Busy Educator's Monthly Five (5 Sites for Busy Educators) by Marjan Glavac Back to School
August Articles
August Regular Features
August Informational Items
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About Marjan Glavac...
Marjan Glavac (BA, BEd, MA) is a professional speaker, teacher and author. He has used computers in education on the very first day he began teaching in 1982. Since that time, he has introduced thousands of students K-University, parents and teachers to computer technology and to the Internet through online courses, websites, classroom lessons, workshops, speeches, articles, computer columns, newsletters and his latest best selling book, The Busy Educator's Guide To The World Wide Web 2ND EDITION (Foreword by Dr. Harry Wong author of The First Days Of School).

Marjan is currently a gr.5 home room teacher at Wilfrid Jury Public School in London, Ontario, Canada where he resides with his wife Maria and their two children, Vanessa and Collin. He can be contacted by e-mail at or through his website at:

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The Busy Educator's Monthly Five...
by Marjan Glavac
Each month Marjan Glavac, professional speaker, teacher and author of The Busy Educator's Guide To The World Wide Web 2ND EDITION (Foreword by Dr. Harry Wong author of The First Days Of School) presents The Busy Educator's Monthly Five -- five websites for educators that are easy to read, simple to use and worthwhile to know.

Back to School

Here are five back to school sites for teachers:

A to Z Themes: Back-to-School

The Atozteacherstuff site is a great place to start out to find wonderful tips and suggestions, activities and ideas, worksheets and printables for the first days and weeks of school.

Back to School Survival Kit

A simple one page list of funny tips to help you survive the year.

Back to School
For the primary grades, a teacherís first day checklist, first day of school stories, schedule, beginning of the year assessment, monthly themes for the school year and more.

Advice for First-Year Teachers -- from the 'Sophomores' Who Survived Last Year!

A wonderful article by those first year teachers who survived. Great advice for experienced teachers as well. Also includes a very useful ABCs for first year teachers.

MiddleWeb's The First Day of Middle School
If you teach Middle School, youíll find a great wealth of resources, articles, tips, list of books and more geared for the Middle School teacher and the first days of school.

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