Beat the back to school blues

Beat the back to school blues

Top ten ways to survive your first day back at school, written by teachers for teachers:

1) Drink coffee, at least three times a dayDrink coffee, at least three times a day

2) Have a large water bottle stash, because you’ll probably break a sweat at some pointHave a large water bottle stash, because you’ll probably break a sweat at some point


3) Give everyone a nametag, you don’t need that worry in your life
 Give everyone a nametag, you don’t need that worry in your life


4) Try to look interested when a colleague tells you all about their summer holidays

Try to look interested when a colleague tells you all about their summer holidays


5) Keep calm when a parent asks you to help out at a bake sale…in July 2017
Keep calm when a parent asks you to help out at a bake sale…in July 2017


6) Be prepared to repeat yourself many, many times

Be prepared to repeat yourself many, many times


7) Be prepared to use hand sanitizer many, many times
Be prepared to use hand sanitizer many, many times


8) Try not to panic when 30 little faces are staring up at you

Try not to panic when 30 little faces are staring up at you


9) Don’t feel alone, everyone else is struggling too
Don’t feel alone, everyone else is struggling too


10) Remember that tomorrow is a new day

Remember that tomorrow is a new day