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 2 272 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)Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Posted 12/20/2010 1:37pm Lisa Dabbs Educational Consultant. Author. Speaker. Blogger. Blogger Facilitator 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 Are we wearing blinders as we drive towards increased teacher quality?Last comment 1 day 2 hours ago in Teacher Development Discussion 15 Tips from Veteran Educators for Thriving in the First YearLast comment 6 days 2 hours ago in New Teachers blog Using Pre-Needs Assessment for Effective PDLast comment 2 days 1 hour ago in Professional Development Discussion Jan/Feb Mentoring Moments - Learners at the Centre + Kayak LearningLast comment 1 month 1 week ago in New Teachers article Resources for Getting Started With Project-Based LearningLast comment 4 weeks 1 day ago in Project-Based Learning Sign in to comment. Not a member? Register. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?