New Educators

Links and Resources



New Educator Evening Seminars
New educators are required by contract to attend four of the five evening seminar offerings. All new educator seminars will be held at the Central Learning Center (CLC), 4:00-6:00 p.m.

CLC 200 SW 4th St Forest Lake, MN 
Park in the front or back lot; enter door #1 or #11

Seminar 1: September 25, 2018-Q Comp, Goal Setting

Seminar 2: October 24, 2018-Lifelines Suicide Prevention*

Seminar 3: November 27, 2018-Mental Health/ACES**

Seminar 4: January 9, 2018-Equity Education for All

Seminar 5: February 12, 2018-Bullying Prevention Program, Part II***

*Meets Suicide Prevention re-licensure requirement
**Meets Mental Health re-licensure requirement
***Meets Positive Behavior Intervention requirement


Continuing Education Hours - CEU's
Check the CEUs tab above to download and print CEU forms for our new educator sessions.


Social Media Connections Worth Following

Edutopia Teacher Posts
Edutopia has blog posts that offer guidance on a range of issues relevant to new teachers as well as experienced teachers

We Are Teachers
We Are Teachers includes posts offering career advice on a number of topics, including classroom management, social emotional learning, school culture, etc. Select a grade band and topic to get started.

Learn How to Become
This site is designed to connect busy teachers and teaching students to resources and support services to make their days more seamless while providing opportunities to connect with their students in meaningful ways.


Twitter Hashtags
#ntchat (for new teachers)
#edchat
#reflectiveteacher