5 Marking Tips for Teachers

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If teachers need to mark during their holidays, what strategies can reduce or eliminate this burden?

A new study shows that breaks for teachers are incredibly important for their psychological health. The research confirms the vital importance of having such breaks in the school calendar to allow teachers’ emotional energy resources and psychological health to be restored.

Reduce the Marking Burden:

In this video, I offer 5 tips for teachers – should you need to mark over the holiday period – and I also share with viewers, what two books I am reading to help me switch off this holiday.

Have a great end to the school term and seasons greetings!

TT.

@TeacherToolkit

In 2010, Ross Morrison McGill founded @TeacherToolkit from a simple Twitter account in which he rapidly became the 'most followed teacher on social media in the UK'. In 2015, he was nominated for '500 Most Influential People in Britain' in The Sunday Times as one of the most influential in the field of education - he remains the only classroom teacher to feature to this day ... Sharing online as @TeacherToolkit, he rebuilt this website (c2008) into what you are now reading, as one of the 'most influential blogs on education in the UK', winning the number one spot at the UK Blog Awards (2018). Today, he is currently a PGCE tutor and is researching 'social media and its influence on education policy' for his EdD at Cambridge University. In 1993, he started teaching and is an experienced school leader working in some of the toughest schools in London. He is also a former Teaching Awards winner for 'Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School, London' (2004) and has written several books on teaching (2013-2018). Read more...

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