What Every Substitute Needs to Know


Read With You interviewed long time substitute teacher, Arlene Neilson to get her best ideas on how to be a successful substitute. She also talked about ways for teachers to prepare for substitutes, what parents can do at home, and what she wishes she would have known when she started.

About Arlene

Arlene Neilson got her associates degree out of high school, but didn’t go back to school until she was 40. She was a mother of 3 and her work paid for her to go back to school and get her teaching credential.