Intro Under the Bleachers: Teachers' Reflections of What They Didn't Learn in College TABLE OF CONTENTS Preface What Others Have Said 1. Becoming a Good Teacher - Who Cares? 2. What They Did Not Teach Me in School: That Kindness Is the Most Important Thing in the World 3. Lost with Little Guidance in Unfamiliar Territory 4. Let's Play Marco Polo: Advice for New Teachers on How to Win and Avoid Disaster 5. Know Your Audience 6. The Unexpected: What I Didn't Know I Had to Do as a Severe and Profound Intellectual Delay Teacher 7. "What You Called Me Was Just Not Okay": Why New Teachers Must Address the R Word 8. Teaching With the Heart: Teaching Students with Special Needs 9. Kees Krew Learns the Tango: A Journal Entry for New Teachers 10. Reflection: Draw a Line-Turn the Page 11. Will There Be a Third Year? The Trials (Literally) and Tribulations (Fashion Police and Addiction) of My First Two Years of Teaching 12. School May Not Be What You Think 13. What Really Happens in Schools 14. Remember 15. Giving Them Hope: Creating a Safe Classroom for Non-Heterosexual Students 16. Academic Dishonesty 17. Preparation-or Not 18. Grief and Teaching: The Unnatural Order of Things 19. From My Classroom to Yours: A Few Words to the Wise - From My Students Afterword: Statistics and the Unchanging World of Teaching About the Authors.
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Print version: Jones, Joseph R. Under the Bleachers