072. 5 Things Teachers No Longer Need (and What To Do Instead)
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Are there certain areas of your life where you are happy with exactly how it is? You feel this way because it’s become a habit but have you ever sat back and considered if what you are doing is actually helping your productivity.    Today we are chatting about 5 things that teachers no longer need! Yes, we will most likely touch on something that you are still doing but should start looking for alternative methods to help boost your productivity in and outside of the classroom.    So what are the 5 things teachers no longer need? Well, we go in depth about why you don’t need these five items and what you SHOULD be doing instead.    The Five Things Teachers No Longer Need: Filing Cabinets/ Binders Notebooks and papers Center Materials Forms Paper Planner   In this episode we share: How to transition from using binders and filing cabinets to a digital format Why notebooks don’t help your professional development and how you can use digital note taking to start implementing your new learning What to do with all those digital center materials you’ve accumulated over this past year and limit how much you are preparing for in-person centers next year What forms can go digital to make processing, locating and maintaining records easier Why a digital planner can make your life easier and planning less time consuming   LINKS:   TOP Digital Teacher Planner   SUBSCRIBE & REVIEW Are you subscribed to our podcast? If you’re not, I want to encourage you to do that today. I don’t want you to miss an episode. Click here to subscribe to iTunes! Now if you’re feeling extra loving, We would be really grateful if you left us a review over on iTunes, too. Those reviews help other people find our podcast and they’re also fun for us to go in and read. Just click here to review, select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review” and let us know what your favorite part of the podcast is. Thank you!
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