By showing you what you can do to assess, manage, and reduce the time you spend on school work, this book will help you achieve a better work-life balance.
Chapter 6: How Can Teachers Save Time in the Classroom?
- What are the big time-consumers?
- Working with teaching assistants
- Report writing
In Chapter 4 we advocated the use of the ATL self-audit to enable teachers to look carefully and systematically at how they spend their time, whilst the previous chapter looked at ways in which teachers should take good care of themselves. In this chapter the emphasis is on how you can save time by making better use of the limited time at your disposal. We can all work more effectively and knowing how we deploy our most precious resource, time, is the first step on ensuring we ‘work smarter rather than harder’ – or longer! We ...