The New Drama Teacher toolkit has links and resources to help you with your first year in the drama classroom.
These resources will help you set up your classroom for the first time.
Links to DTA curriculum for a beginning drama teacher.
Resources to develop your classroom management skills.
Resources to help you establish drama classroom procedures.
Resources to help you choose plays for classroom study and performance.
Posters for your classroom, and scenes for classroom study.
Resources specifically for assessment in the drama classroom.
If you’ve never done a first week in the drama classroom, how do you know what to expect? What to say? What to do? Let the New Teacher Primer be your guide.
We’ve divided this toolkit into high school and middle school sections. There’s definitely a specific way to approach each level. However, there will also be some overlap between the two, so don’t be afraid to read it all and adapt for your situation.