Welcome to part 3 of “4 Things You Must Remember”. (If you missed the first 2 weeks you can check them out here and here.) At the National Young Leaders Day I hosted in Adelaide, I listened to Mark Aiston – an Australian Sports Journalist. He is a passionate and inspiring man and I absolutely loved what he spoke about – Principles for Living Successfully. Here is a third one for you:
3. Always Be Prepared
I think this is something teachers are intuitively good at – we understand the importance of proper preparation and we certainly enjoy the benefits of a well planned, well executed lesson. If you find yourself continually late to class and feeling frustrated and overwhelmed, then you’ll benefit from taking a bit of extra time this week to adequately prepare for your lessons.
This week’s assignment:
Take a little bit of extra care in preparing for your lessons this week. Spend an extra minute thinking through each one and what you could do differently to make them even more effective.
Enjoy the journey,
And more importantly,
Enjoy the moments.