Are you interested in becoming a licensed teacher?  Here are some great books and educational organizations to get more information about teaching.

 

Reference Books for a New Teacher:

The First Days of School: How to Be an Effective Teacher (Book & DVD) 4th Edition by Harry K. Wong (Author), Rosemary T. Wong (Author)

Reluctant Disciplinarian: Advice on Classroom Management from a Softy Who Became (Eventually) a Successful Teacher, Second Edition by Gary Rubinstein

Working with Parents by Ruby K. Payne

The Teacher’s Survival Guide: Real Classroom Dilemmas and Practical Solutions by Marc R. Major

See Me After Class: Advice for Teachers by Teachers, 2nd Edition by Roxanna Elden

The Everything New Teacher Book: A Survival Guide for the First Year and Beyond (Everything Series) by Melissa Kelly

K-12 Classroom Teaching: A Primer for New Professionals, 5th Edition by Andrea M. Guillaume

 

Educational Organizations:

National Council of Mathematics                            www.nctm.org

National Science Teachers Association                  www.nsta.org

National Council of Teachers of English                www.ncte.org

National Council for the Social Studies                  www.socialstudies.org

National Art Education Association                        www.arteducators.org

National Association for Music Education             www.nafme.org

  • Colorado Music Educators Assoc.                  cmeaonline.org

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance www.aahperd.org

International Technology Education Association  www.iteea.org

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages  www.actfl.org

National Association of Special Education Teachers  www.naset.org