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10 Things Every New Teacher Needs to Know

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On Edutopia's Facebook page, we recently asked teachers what advice & encouragement they would give to newbies. The response was overwhelming (in the most amazing way possible). In an attempt to preserve the awesome discussion there, I've rounded up some of my favorite words of wisdom. Thanks to all the inspiring educators who contributed! 

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10. Now buckle up and enjoy the ride. :)

 

 

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