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 #5, you'll learn how to increase your classroom successes by using the business strategy of conducting a premortem to prepare for various possible futures Taking the time to conduct premortems will actually make you more relaxed about the future and more likely to encounter fewer unpleasant surprises.
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
Burnout Blockers Video #4: Is Student Misbehavior Normal In Your Classroom?