Tips for Substitute Success

  • Arrive 15-30 minutes early - being early will allow you time to prepare for the day without being in a rush
  • Be professional in dress & attitude
  • Turn off or silence your cell phone
  • Read through lesson plans thoroughly
  • Be interesting and get involved with the students
  • Leave detailed notes at end of day with your phone number
  • Know the legal responsibilities, policies, and sub expectations