What do you know now that you wish you had known before the start of your teaching career?
When you entered the profession, hopefully you received some sound advice from mentors, course tutors, classroom practitioners and your peers. As with most jobs, though, teaching is a learning curve and there’s always something new to reflect on.
Australian educator Greg Whitby caught up with three school leaders and asked them one simple question: What do you know now that you wish you had known before becoming a principal?
Find out what they had to say in this two minute video.
This is an edited version of an article that first appeared in Teacher magazine and has been reproduced with the permission of the Australian Council for Educational Research. To read the full article and to read more articles like this visit www.teachermagazine.com.au.