10 Feelings All Teachers Have Around This Time of the Year

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Everyone has challenges at work unique to their profession. These 10 teacher reactions exemplify some of the daily frustrations we face as educators.

1. When your teacher friends ask you how your grading is going…

2. When you’re trying to revise your seating chart without just making things worse…

3. How it feels being in the hallway between class changes…

4. When students ask if you graded their tests the day you return from break….

5. When you spend all weekend writing out detailed lesson plans, and admin doesn’t accept them…

6. When you feel like you’re losing it, but try to find something positive about the school year…

7. When you’re in a staff meeting after school and trying to stay awake…

8. When you assigned homework over the break and suddenly realize that now you’ll have to grade it…

9. When a student has wasted class time the entire unit, and then asks for advice the day of their presentation…

10. When your principal asks if you’d be willing to teach summer school…

Which of these can you relate to? Share and tag a teacher friend that you know can relate!


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author initialsThis article was written by Jeremiah Walker. He has been teaching for 6 years in Cumming, Georgia as an English Teacher and Head Wrestling Coach, and is part of the team behind the new embeddable video clip website Vlipsy.com. Check him out on FacebookTwitter & Instagram.

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