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50 Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for Sub Plans

A virtual grab bag of ideas for career development, classroom management, and professionalism.

50 Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for Sub Plans

Classroom Management

This toolkit is meant to help educators effectively manage their classrooms with the goal of continuing with teaching/learning and maintaining the integrity of the classroom. Focus is on student development, not control.

Classroom Management 

Egg Timer

A simple countdown timer.

Egg Timer

5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

This article suggests five strategies you can start using right away for classroom management.

5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

ETFO Professional Learning in the Early Years

This photo and video-content driven website contains professional learning for educators teaching in the Kindergarten context. Topics include observation of children, mathematics, conversations, and classroom tours.

ETFO Professional Learning in the Early Years

The Heart and Art of Teaching and Learning blog

This blog shares the learning journey of educators like you who are living the heart and art of teaching and learning with students. Teachers share their advice on classroom layout, building inclusion, classroom management, report cards and much more!

The Heart and Art of Teaching and Learning blog

Online Stopwatch

A collection of online stopwatches, timers, and clocks to help make transitions easier. Of special note, check out the countdown clock.

Online Stopwatch

How to Deal with Inappropriate Behavior

This ETFO document is an excerpt from Classroom Beginnings. It is a list of common student behaviors, i.e. power/revenge, attention seeking, fear of failure, and boredom as well as specific strategies to handle each one.

How to Deal with Inappropriate Behavior

Head of the Class – Focus on Classroom Management

This ETFO document, written specifically for occasional teachers, provides classroom management strategies, effective discipline techniques, and suggestions for supporting students with different learning styles.

Head of the Class – Focus on Classroom Management

Classroom Management Techniques for the Short Term OT

This action research project was completed as a part of the ETFO Teachers Learning Together (TLT) project by a team from the Niagara Occasional Teacher Local. They examined what the impact was of specific classroom management techniques in a short term occasional teacher’s classroom. They also conducted a literature review and gathered information related to best practice in this area.

Classroom Management Techniques for the Short Term OT