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The Teaching Space Podcast

The podcast is on pause for a year (as of August 2021) as I am tackling the final year of my masters in education (which I am doing alongside my full-time job). In the meantime, please revisit the considerable back catalogue of episodes. Also, give me a follow on Twitter, where I am still very active and sign up for my personal newsletter here. You can visit The Teaching Space website here:

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Sep 19, 2020

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  • Create boundaries (03:44) around email such as:
    • Time (when do you manage your emails?) (04:00)
    • Access (where do you manage emails?) (06:20)
    • Notifications (09:43)
    • Length (five sentences)(11:55)
  • Decide who is in control (13:23).
  • Manage the expectations of those around you (15:41).
  • Select the right tool for the job; your inbox is a temporary home, not a to-do list or filing cabinet (17:00).

Wrap Up


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