f you ask just about any teacher how he or she feels, you’ll probably get some variation on the word “Tired.” Teacher fatigue is real, and it’s a threat to the teaching profession!
But there are some classroom management techniques you can employ to battle fatigue. Today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Janelle Cox, who is a seasoned elementary school educator based in Upstate New York, looks at some Classroom Management methodologies you can use to help combat teacher exhaustion.
Janelle’s ideas include:
- Listen to Your Body
- Take a Technology Time-Out
- Make Fewer Decisions
- And More!
Janelle sums up her article like this: “You can fight teacher fatigue by planning ahead, listening to your body, getting enough rest, taking a break from technology and by making fewer decisions. When you do all of these things, you will feel better.”
How do you fight teacher fatigue? Do you have any classroom management strategies that work well for you? Please share your ideas and thoughts in the comment section of the actual article, we’d love to hear your thoughts in the topic.