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! blog On-the-Spot Scaffolding for Students Last comment 21 min 28 sec ago in Teaching Strategies blog The Reflective Teacher: Taking a Long LookLast comment 6 hours 56 min ago in Professional Development Discussion Advice on How to Survive Students' Personal TragediesLast comment 4 days 2 hours ago in Mental Health blog The Power of the Positive Phone Call HomeLast comment 4 days 18 hours ago in New Teachers Discussion Conquering giants 3rd gradeLast comment 2 weeks 1 day ago in Creativity 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?