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This system can help with keeping an effective classroom system, for collecting papers and passing them back in an effecient manner. I like it because it is different from the filing cabinet option and is better organized.
Use a cover slip when collecting assignments. Grade the assignment, record the grade on the cover slip, then pass the papers back to students. No alphabetizing papers for the grade book. You can also see at a glance who didn't turn work in.
Do you feel like your stacks of papers keep growing? Paperwork can add stress to an already stressful job. Just like you have a system for your discipline, you need a system for managing your paperwork.