Professor V's Teaching Cafe

Teachers and Students Collaborating Worldwide

Nicole Powenski
  • Venice, FL
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share

Nicole Powenski's Friends

  • Paige Bursler
  • Victoria Scaramuzzo

Nicole Powenski's Groups

Gifts Received

Gift

Nicole Powenski has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Nicole Powenski's Page

Latest Activity

Nicole Powenski replied to Tashiana Joyner's discussion Chapter 10 in the group Magic 20587
"I liked the idea of keeping a teaching portfolio also. Especially just starting out it can set you apart from others. At work now i have to keep a portfolio on the kids and showcase what they do throughout the year. It'll be the same with our…"
Apr 21, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Logan Altman's discussion Ch 10 Discussion in the group Magic 20587
"I really liked reading those questions also! I was able to picture myself as a teacher, and it reminded me why I've chosen this career path. Teaching and making a difference in a child's life will be so rewarding and worth every stressful…"
Apr 21, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Paige Bursler's discussion Discussion Chapter 10 in the group Magic 20587
"Technology is something that is now present in just about every classroom.  It can be such an asset with how technology focused out world is today. A lot of us will probably end up working in public schools, I'm glad this chapter touched…"
Apr 21, 2016
Nicole Powenski added a discussion to the group Magic 20587
Thumbnail

Chapter 10

Chapter 10 was all about the decision to become  teacher. A lot of teachers work in public schools which helps youth become responsible citizens in society. As we explored the history of American education we learned that there is not a "one size fits all".  Methods are varied, successes and failures will be a part of the journey. In the end we have to find our way through the mazes of information and experiences we have and gather. While gathering your experience, you will be classified as…See More
Apr 21, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Victoria Scaramuzzo's discussion Making The Decision to Become A Teacher in the group Wolverines
"Awesome! Thanks for all your help with all the power points this semester!"
Apr 21, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Jaimi Rice's discussion Chapter 10 in the group Wolverines
"I'll do 19 and 20"
Apr 18, 2016
Nicole Powenski posted a blog post

Educational Link

Hey guys! I found this site very interesting! I love doing different science activities with the kiddos. It has some online textbooks, great STEM activities, teacher resources as well as professional development. There are also areas for parents and students to explore. Discovery Education strives to transform the classroom, empower teachers and inspire students. Definitely worth a look!http://www.discoveryeducation.com/See More
Apr 14, 2016
Nicole Wilson replied to Nicole Powenski's discussion Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community in the group Magic 20587
"Hey Nicole, great post! I agree, classroom community is very important. As teachers that are eager to see our students succeed we need to have a warm and safe environment that is always encouraging the students. The classroom should be a place where…"
Apr 7, 2016
Logan Altman replied to Nicole Powenski's discussion Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community in the group Magic 20587
"Nicole, Yes, I agree! Classroom community is so important. If we want our students to succeed, we must facilitate an environment that uplifts our students and enables them to flourish. It is so unfortunate that bullying is something we will have to…"
Apr 7, 2016
Tashiana Joyner replied to Nicole Powenski's discussion Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community in the group Magic 20587
"I agree that classroom community is important. Children feeling comfortable and safe makes for a better learning environment."
Apr 7, 2016
Cortney Williams replied to Nicole Powenski's discussion Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community in the group Magic 20587
"I agree with you regarding classroom community, I will tell you with all my subbing jobs. There is this one 4th grade teacher that I love her class.  We do a lot of work out loud, like reading, math problems, and spelling.  When students…"
Apr 7, 2016
Jaimi Rice replied to Nicole Powenski's discussion Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community in the group Magic 20587
"Well said Nicole. School should be a safe place, and a classroom should feel like home. I mean the students spend plenty of time there as it is. Bullying is a serious problem, and I feel teachers need to be more aware of signs to look for. Along…"
Apr 7, 2016
Kasey Helms replied to Nicole Powenski's discussion Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community in the group Magic 20587
"Hey Nicole!I really liked your point about the classroom community making the students feel like they're in a safe and uplifting environment. I also agree that for some students this is their only safe zone and we need to make sure to remember…"
Apr 7, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Diana Wilson's discussion Chapter 9 in the group Magic 20587
"I thought the guidelines were very helpful also. I plan on saving those! Definitely something to refer back too! I do pre-k right now and we do daily jobs during morning circle. The kids all love it and help to remind each other what their jobs are!"
Apr 6, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Kasey Helms's discussion Chapter #9 in the group Magic 20587
"I found it sad the number of children that are bullied. Its hard seeing not all children are raised with a respect towards other people. As a teacher, I will definitely make an effort to keep bullying out of the classroom. I don't think…"
Apr 6, 2016
Nicole Powenski replied to Katelyn A Greb's discussion Chapter 9 discussion in the group Magic 20587
"Students definitely need the rules and expectations to be set from the beginning. For most kids consistency is needed to keep the classroom running smoothly. From experience it can be hard working in a classroom with another teacher who struggles…"
Apr 6, 2016

Profile Information

Are you a student or teacher?
I work full time as a pre-k teacher, and am a full time student.
Please volunteer something about yourself.
I love working with children and can't wait to further my career.

Nicole Powenski's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Nicole Powenski's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Nicole Powenski's Blog

Educational Link

Hey guys! I found this site very interesting! I love doing different science activities with the kiddos. It has some online textbooks, great STEM activities, teacher resources as well as professional development. There are also areas for parents and students to explore. Discovery Education strives to transform the classroom, empower teachers and inspire students. Definitely worth a look!

http://www.discoveryeducation.com/

Posted on April 14, 2016 at 11:17pm

USF blog

Posted on March 31, 2016 at 6:34pm

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Professor V's Teaching Cafe to add comments!

Join Professor V's Teaching Cafe

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Internet Safety

Please be aware that while we collaborate globally, it is important to keep your identity private.  Please be protective of your private information while logging on to any web site, including this one.

Use fake information for birthdates; do not give your address, phone number, school or job locations or any other identifying information.  It is wise to use a secondary e mail address that is not your primary address whenever you log on to social web sites.

For more information on protecting yourself and your identity, please see the following web page: http://www.atg.wa.gov/InternetSafety/Adults.aspx .

Be smart, be safe,

© 2018   Created by Professor V.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service