[Effective Teachers] Dress for Success (how-to)

Dressing appropriately shows you are a professional. Clothing influences the way your students view you and how they behave. Be a good model for them to follow.

Your clothing will affect your respect, credibility, acceptance, authority.

  • Elementary Children Like: bright colors
  • Secondary Children Like: Soft muted colors
  • Excessive Jewelry: distracts students
  • Denim, T-shirts, Sports shoes and clothing = poor respect

Take out your Teacher Control Journal.
List 3 outfits that you should not wear while teaching.
List 3 outfits/clothing items that show you are a professional.

Choose the date when you will dress more professionally. Mark that date on your calendar. Implement it!

Up Next, insha’Allah, How to Increase Positive Student Behavior
Previously, [Effective Teachers] Implementing Positive Expectations


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s



%d bloggers like this: