8 habits to help teachers save time and be more efficient - classroom management ideas, routines, rubrics, and more

8 Teacher Habits To Save You Time and Increase Efficiency

Teaching is overwhelming.  There is always more to do, and never enough time to do it.  Teachers that invest a little time up front can end up saving time and energy later, while also being more effective.  Check out these 8 teacher habits that can save you time and energy by making you more efficient and effective!1.  Always Have Reusable …

ideas and tips for creating pencil sharpening procedures in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade classroom

Classroom Pencil Management: Setting up Pencil Sharpening Procedures

Classroom pencil management for 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students is much harder than the general public thinks. Non-teachers do not and cannot understand how difficult it is for upper elementary students to keep up with and take care of pencils. Or how disruptive pencil sharpening can be to instruction. Often teachers have to provide classroom supplies for …