I'm thankful for finding this group! Hoping for some suggestions that might help me.
I'm an elementary teacher and am having difficulty with the noise at the end of the day.
There are several classes (6 classes of 20 kids equals 120 students getting ready together in the same area!) With all the students in the hallway getting ready to go home, the noise is bothering my sensitive ears.
I've spoken with our administration to see if we can get more teachers to help with dismissal, so we may discuss it further at a staff meeting. I'm just wondering if anyone else has been in a similar situation and how you cope?
Can I wear squishy earplugs during this time? I do need to be in the mudroom at that dismissal time as it's part of my job responsibility.
Suggestions and advice greatly appreciated !!!!!
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