Mandy, My name is Leon Avrech in San Jose, CA. I am a retired middle school teacher and principal. I have a passion to help new teachers. I have written a book, "THINK YOU CAN TEACH? A SURVIVAL GUIDE FOR NEW MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHERS." It is a huge help for new teachers elementary and middle school. Available from amazon.com xlibris.com barnesandnoble.com and ebooks. Please tell your colleagues. $10 for 37 yrs experience.