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We’ve all made mistakes, right? Well, let me tell you, a lot of mistakes were made when I started teaching classroom lessons as a new school counselor. I want to share these mistakes with you and what I learned from each one so you don’t have to make these same mistakes!

Today, I’m being a little vulnerable and sharing some mistakes and learning experiences I had when teaching classroom counseling lessons. I am sharing what happened when I didn’t prioritize classroom lessons, why I was stressed every month trying to schedule lessons, how I would lose control of my class, and how I was scrambling to plan lessons. The good news is that I learned from these mistakes and I am sharing my solutions with you, too!

My FREE live masterclass, “Three Mistakes Counselors Make in the Classroom and What to do Instead” is TONIGHT and TOMORROW! I’ll be teaching you how to keep students engaged, manage behaviors, and measure your lesson’s effectiveness. You don’t want to miss out!

Some topics covered in this episode are:

  • TONIGHT’S free live masterclass, “Three Mistakes Counselors Make in the Classroom and What to do Instead.

  • The importance of prioritizing your classroom lessons so you don’t stretch your schedule too thin

  • How to prevent being stressed about scheduling class lessons every month

  • Easy ways to implement a preventative classroom management strategies

  • How to prevent the last-minute lesson planning scramble

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More About School Counseling Simplified:

School Counseling Simplified is a podcast offering easy to implement strategies for busy school counselors. The host, Rachel Davis from Bright Futures Counseling, shares tips and tricks she has learned from her years of experience as a school counselor both in the US and at an international school in Costa Rica.

You can listen to School Counseling Simplified on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and more!


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