As teachers, We should always be looking for ways to improve. Teaching is a vast field; thus there are infinite possible ways that can drive improvement. Every teacher is unique, in that we all have our own individual strengths and weaknesses. To enjoy a long, successful career as a teacher, you must be willing to learn as you go and put in a lot of hard work.
Here are few points which will help you make your class more lively and engaging :
Smile, Have fun
Smile a lot during the class as that will help you feel positive and happy throughout the session. Try and bring some humor which will keep the stress at minimum and also help in bonding with students.
Spice up your teaching routine by trying out some new methodology or technology, every month. This will always keep the students guessing as to what you are going to come up with, next.
As the changes in education industry are discussed all over the world, teachers have to adopt with these changes every day. Being in education, adopting to latest curriculum and technologies, is an inevitable part of the industry.
A teacher should always be a good listener. As you empower your students, they feel themselves being an important part of the session. Involving students in the discussion brings in lot of enthusiasm in the class and helps them open up, to discuss the topics at greater length.
Health, Food and Exercise
A teacher's profession requires 101% involvement at the physical level, So it's always good to be fit, mentally and physically. Have good nutritious food which will keep you energized and focused throughout the day. Make Exercise a lifestyle rather than a routine as that will take you much farther.
So, keep in mind The Words.
" Have A Blast! You are about to begin a remarkable academic year. "