5 More Educator Promises I Can’t Keep

As an educator, I make promises to myself and my students all the time. But sometimes there are promises I just can’t keep

 

 5. I promise to pay 100% attention in all meetings.

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I want to pay complete attention, but my brain just won’t cooperate. I told my former principal that being attention challenged was the quality that made me a great teacher. She did not agree.

4. I promise my lesson plans will always be completed on time.

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My students aren’t the only ones who have trouble staying on task. The lesson planning process is essential, but it seems to take so long.

3. I promise will never, ever leave my classroom of students alone for any reason ever.

hey girl

 

If you are a teacher, you have probably had to run out of your class to use the bathroom. It’s sort of a rite of passage. Also, if a teacher asks you to watch her class as she goes to the bathroom, do it. Do it every time.

2. I promise I am going to agree with everything the decision makers say and do.

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RIP Psych. I loved you so.

 

It’s okay to respectfully disagree with decisions. Or at least it should be.

1. I promise I’m going to read the book we are reading for our book study.

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I’m probably not going to read that book. But the chapter I present will be awesome!

 

Which promises can you not keep?


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