How It Feels to Spend 7 Days in a Teacher’s Shoes

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Day in and day out, teachers somehow find the inspiration to get themselves out of bed and continue making a difference. It’s a daily roller coaster of emotions. We cry, we scream, we feel like collapsing, and we dance when the last bell rings at the end of a Friday afternoon. The struggle is REAL! Here is a sneak preview of the many emotions a teacher experiences every day during the week.


When you get out of your car in the school parking lot, and just can’t handle that it’s Monday again…

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By day two, you start to lose your cool because Friday is still so far away…

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By day 3, the exhaustion starts to settle in, your feet are sore, and the only thing that will make it all better is your bed…

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Day four of the hostage situation, a glass or two help to settle the nerves…

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Finally, the bell rings on Friday afternoon and you get a burst of excitement that your weekend is about to begin (right after you finish your grading and inputting data until 6 pm, if you’re lucky)…

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You spend some time relaxing and recharging because it’s the only way to survive the next week of struggle…

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And then reality settles in… Because even though it’s still the weekend, you have a million things to do to prepare your lessons for the following week…

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