April 25, 2019
8 Things to Do When Teaching is Taking a Toll on You

8 Things to Do When Teaching is Taking a Toll on You

Teachers are leaving the field of education at a record rate. Whether it is the lack of resources, the toll of test taking, escalated student behaviors, or not feeling supported; teachers continue to leave the profession for a variety of reasons.  The number of students enrolling in teacher education programs has dropped, and you’ve probably even noticed the shortage of substitute teachers. Have you ever felt like leaving the teaching profession? Are you feeling burnout? Is your passion for teaching not like it once was? If you answered yes to any of these questions, there’s no question that teaching is taking a toll on you mentally or physically. If you have similar feelings, take a look at the following eight ways you can check in on yourself to relieve some of your stress. 1. Unplug Technology is part of how we function. We use it in our classrooms daily, for […]