Burnout Blockers is a series just for teachers that will help you reduce stress and adjust your perspectives so you can ensure your happiness, longevity and success in the classroom.
In Video #4, you'll learn how the most noticeable students can distort the reality of what's going on with the majority of your students and how to be perceive classroom situations with more accuracy by being aware of the availability effect, a cognitive bias.
Be sure to download the discussion guide! It's a great resource for student teaching and new teacher cohorts, or just to check in with your thinking if you're viewing on your own.
Don't forget to check out the other videos in the series!
Burnout Blockers Video #1: Building Your Confidence as a New Teacher
Burnout Blockers Video #2: A Mindset to Prevent Burnout
Burnout Blockers Video #3: Hack Your Habit Loops to Reduce Stress