3 Tips for New Teachers
Mark Wickersham closes out this series with advice for new teachers. His three tips, both practical and philosophical, bring us back around to rest.
Talk to Yourself
In her advice to new teachers, Kimberly suggests that instead of giving into fear, they should talk to themselves with messages of trust.
A Teacher’s Weight
Let’s talk about your weight. Melissa gives advice to new teachers about the influence we have over students and how our words carry weight.
Quick to Listen
This week Julie Prentice answers the question: What do you wish you had known when you first started teaching? Her advice to new teachers blesses us with wisdom, and interestingly, points us back yet again to rest.
The Teaching Practice of Rest
We’ve asked teachers what they wish they’d known when they first started teaching. We were surprised, and then challenged, when Bridget Watson’s answer tied back into our previous series on rest. She calls it the “greatest act of trust.”