By Teachers, For Teachers
Not feeling 100 percent today and decided to call in sick? Or maybe you’re attending that conference you’ve been looking forward to? Or maybe you just are taking a well-deserved day off? No problem! Even though you would love to be at school today, you’ve got something else that requires your attention. Not to worry. Missing school is not a major problem; and although creating substitute teaching plans can be a hassle, if you follow these tips, you’ve got nothing to worry about.
What’s one thing a sub did for you that was particularly noteworthy or helpful? Tell us all about it in the comments below!
Jordan Catapano is an English teacher at Conant High School in a Chicago suburb. In addition to being National Board Certificated, he also sits as the District Leader for the Illinois Association of Teachers of English and serves as a school board member for a private school. You can follow him on Twitter at @BuffEnglish, or visit his website ACTWritingTips.com.