Teaching in 2020, The Unknown

by Jess Smit Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Home and Family, Reference and Education
In the face of a global pandemic, or as we all refer to it as COVID19, the world has suddenly realised a great deal of important things about teachers and the realities of our profession. The most common realities I have come across from non-teachers include the surprise in our adaptability to sudden changes, that we put others before ourselves (including our personal health), we deserve to be paid a lot more, and we should be respected for what we ...
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I don't want to teach anymore

by Jess Smit Internet and Businesses Online, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
I don't want to teach anymore, and no, it's not the kids In fact, you've probably heard it before around the dinner table, maybe amongst parent group gossip, or perhaps you've read it online... About teachers struggling with "out of control" workload pressures and the "excessive" accountability put upon them, or the "deterioration" of our work and life balances. You might even be in the teaching profession yourself, and if you are I would almost gurantee you've had similar thoughts. If you haven't ...
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