Secular Teachers

A place for K-12 and higher ed teachers and education professionals to discuss atheism, agnosticism, humanism, etc and how identifying as such may have an effect on your professional life.

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Robecology 8 FL June 18 Jun 18 11 comment
Three more days till summer break!
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Pamscwf1 6 NC June 9 Jun 9 00 comments
I just saw where education spending was cut 10% by the trump administration and federal government to divert the money to the military, his wall and other pet projects. Any thoughts from teachers in this group about this 10% cut?
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DiThor 6 NV Mar 11 Mar 11 22 comments
Hi! I'm new to this site and to this group. I'm about to start my first teaching position (high school Life Sciences) this upcoming Monday and I wanted to know if you guys had any tips/advice? Really excited to meet other humanist educators!
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Flowers28 5 TX Jan 5 Jan 5 22 comments
Just saying hi. I'm a newbie to the group. I'm a high school counselor in SoCal, working for the second largest public school district in the country. I consider myself an atheistic secular humanist and I love the idea of finding a space online ...
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Ruby_Slipper 6 CA Dec 26, 2018 Dec 26, 2018 00 comments
Middle school teachers, please share some tips for dealing with your unruly students. I'm a substitute and have to limit myself to only half day jobs once a week at my local middle school. Preschoolers act better than these kids... Not even kidding.
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Jurnee 4 IN Nov 2, 2018 Nov 2, 2018 22 comments
Hi, I'm a public high school teacher in NC. Originally taught in New England and have been shocked by the religious associations in the public schools down here. Also, many of the administration, staff and teachers clearly don't understand separation...
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Pamscwf1 6 NC Sep 8, 2018 Sep 8, 2018 33 comments
I'm a substitute teacher... Does that count as a teacher?
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Jurnee 4 IN Sep 7, 2018 Sep 7, 2018 33 comments
Sorry I haven't had an into post yet. Hey, I'm Missa I'm an intervention specialist in a high school. And I'm one of those teachers that LOVES it at year 23, gross I know.
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MissaDixon 7 TN July 27, 2018 Jul 27, 2018 11 comment
I'm a public school teacher in the deep south...I can see this, sadly
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MissaDixon 7 TN July 27, 2018 Jul 27, 2018 00 comments
Hi, new to this site. Semi-retired teacher in BC. Looking forward to discussions. Religion in the classroom not a huge problem in Canada although I have kept my free thinking a secret from most to avoid conflict. I find that once someone discovers ...
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johnny61 2 Canada July 22, 2018 Jul 22, 2018 22 comments
Hi everyone! I'm a 5rh grade teacher in the largest district in Ohio. It is huge! We have 55 elementary schools.
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MarvelAnn 8 OH July 22, 2018 Jul 22, 2018 11 comment
I teach K-5 computer science, had also been a 5th grade (for 10 years) and 3rd grade (for 2 years) classroom teacher prior to becoming a specialist. I see and hear way too many references to church and prayer requests at school (never really around ...
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PDF 5 NE July 19, 2018 Jul 19, 2018 33 comments
Special ed teacher at a Montessori school in DC. So nice to find secular teachers!
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GreatNani 8 DC July 19, 2018 Jul 19, 2018 22 comments
Hello! Im not a teacher, rather an ABA therapist but i feel theres a lot of cross over between professions! Here to read the good cheer!
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Lynn1216 4 CO July 18, 2018 Jul 18, 2018 11 comment
Welcome in. I have no idea how many of us teachers are in here, so should be interesting to see if we get any members!
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PDF 5 NE July 18, 2018 Jul 18, 2018 00 comments

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