For many teachers, they'll have stepped back into familiar territory by returning the classroom after a fantastic summer holidays. However, they'll be a number of Newly Qualified Teachers undertaking their first role. It's both an incredibly exciting and daunting time for NQT's which is why we've scoured the web to find some absolutely amazing articles full of inspiration and advice so NQT's can hit the ground running!
Adam Speight is an award winning teacher as well as a highly successful Head of Department. In this thought-provoking article posted on Innovate My School, Adam outlines a number of highly effective and actionable strategies that can ensure NQT's every bit of success in their year.
Teacher, Writer and Presenter, Sue Cowley set herself the challenge of tweeting 100 NQT Tips before her latest release. If you're ever seeking inspiration, this is most definitely your go to post for short and easy to digest pieces of advice.
Teaching is by no means an easy profession which is why we encourage educators to really focus on their wellbeing. The Education Support Partnership is a charity that solely focuses on offering support to education specialists. This article outlines a number of tips especially for NQT's as to how they can maintain their mental health and mindfulness.
If you are seeking a little bit of inspiration for effective classroom strategies, preparation tips and how to deal with all aspects of behaviour, make use of all the expert tips in this useful post from Teaching Battleground.
It's always a great idea to take on board the advice of people who have been in the same boat as yourself. With tips on time management, effective planning as well as how to cope in common situations, four fantastic teachers share their tactics on surviving as an NQT.