Very early in your teaching career you learned how important it was to create a lesson plan for the day. The lesson plan established a sort of routine for the classroom with certain learning goals without which would result in chaos in the classroom. The lesson plan created a learning road map with established goals, sequential steps to follow, appropriate time frames, and all the activities identified for your students to learn the material and thrive.
You might think of your classroom lesson plan as you would the Lesson Planssm retirement planning process that we have created for teachers to help you make smart retirement decisions. Choosing not to follow a prescribed formula could lead to poor decisions and chaos in your retirement years which is not result that anyone would want. We try to get you organized like a good teacher would to build a solid retirement plan around your life and objectives. The consequences of not doing so are worse than ending up in the principals office!