5 Educators Tips to Prep for the New School Year

By Nancy Kunsman
NEA Foundation Learning & Leadership Grant recipient
and language arts educator at Gore High School in Gore, Oklahoma

We asked a recent NEA Foundation grant recipient what she does to prepare for the upcoming school year. Check out her tips for quashing those first-day jitters and setting the course for an amazing school year!

1. Get Your Classroom Ready

Establish routines! The first day can set the tone for the rest of the year. I like to post my general classroom rules in the room and include them on the syllabus to read over with students on the first day of class. 

Plan ahead. Prepare ahead. Those days

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