First Time Teaching!!! Related Tags: New Teachers More Related Discussions MICHAEL SMITH , high school math teach Posted 12/08/2010 5:21PM | Last Commented 06/11/2014 7:01PM 2 Replies 272 Views As a new teacher, what is the biggest problem(s) your are faced with? Sign in to vote! Sign in to Flag as Spam Share 2 Share Comments (2 Replies)Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Posted 12/20/2010 1:37pm Lisa Dabbs Edu Consultant. Blogger & Social Media Marketing at Edutopia Blogger 2014 Facilitator 2014 Hi Michael! Many of the answers to that question can be found in the archives of our wiki~>http://newteacherchat.wikispaces.com/2010.05.26+Archive Check it out and let me know what you think! Sign in to vote! Posted 12/23/2010 7:38pm Giselle Calejo2nd Grade Bilingual Teacher in San Antonio, Texas In my personal experience, my first year has involved: 1. Lack of support/feedback from school administration/staff. 2. Stress, stress and more stress! 3. Working endless hours making plans/activities/handouts/etc (I have to translate a lot of material into Spanish since I teach bilingual and quality Spanish resources are sorely lacking). Even with all of the above, my students make it so totally worth it! Sign in to vote! Discussion How to protect yourself from lawsuits?Last comment 6 days 8 hours ago in New Teachers Discussion The Inundation of InexperienceLast comment 2 weeks 6 days ago in New Teachers blog 7 Learning Zones Every Classroom Must HaveLast comment 3 weeks 5 days ago in Learning Environments blog Tips for Creating Wow-Worthy Learning SpacesLast comment 1 month 1 day ago in Back to School blog 7-Step Prep: Make a Weekly Plan for YOU!Last comment 1 week 4 days ago in New Teachers Sign in and Join the Discussion! Not a member? Register to join the discussion. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?