To be a substitute today it takes student respect, skills and a portfolio of ideas and workable presentations.  You may get the first call but the successful substitute gets the second and third call to report.
   Understand what is expected of a substitute and how to maximize your value to a school.   Find out about how to develop a sub notebook, understand classroom management, the latest techniques in developing lesson plans, how to use your own portfolio to assist in teaching, and much more. 
   With information applicable to  any U.S. state, this course will provide you with the information you need to know to be successful at any level in any school.  It will start you on the teaching path with a working knowledge and a portfolio of ideas to use the day you walk in to a new teaching environment. It will also assist you in finding important information to make you a valuable asset to any school system.

CEUs/ILUs: 1.6
Length (in hours): 16
Price in USD $145.00
Price in CAD $195.00


Unit 1

The new role of a substitute

  • The job and duties of a substitute today
  • Classroom management, class rules, and room layout.
  • Teaching as a Substitute
  • Portfolio lesson plans, standards, your Sub Notebook.

Unit 2

Class rules

  • Existing classroom rules and your own classroom rules
  • Dealing with discipline and behavior on your own
  • When you need to get assistance

Unit 3

Teaching as a Substitute

  • Lesson plans, standards and your Sub Notebook
  • Reading, understanding and writing  a lesson plan
  • Strategies for ESOL and ESE

Unit 4

Developing Your Portfolio

  • Classroom Rules
  • Lesson Plans for various levels (Elem, Middle and High School) To Core Standards
  • Your Sub Notebook and data sheet