How to Survive Your First Years of Teaching: Be crystal-clear with your students. Stop over-preparing, and do a lot less. Don’t fight grade inflation. Remember: Your students’ brains are not fully formed. Stop beating yourself up. Be polite—and be a good citizen.
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