How Teachers Feel During the Month of December

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December is one of the hardest months of teaching. With Winter break approaching, the kids are off the walls and there is never enough time to finish everything you need to do. Stay calm, you’re not alone!

1. Trying to be jolly in lieu of the chaos…

Leslie Knope singing jingle bells to ron swanson dancing gif

2. Counting down the days, hours, and minutes until winter break…

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3. Sitting in staff meetings the week before the break…

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4. Trying not to get sick during flu season… and/or working through the sickness!

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5. Trying to catch up on all the grading you haven’t done…

April from Parks and Recreation looking at paperwork "This is a nightmare" gif

6. Dealing with parents who want to know what their kid will miss while they’re taking an early vacation…

Edward Norton in Fight Club making photocopies "Everything is a copy of a copy of a copy." gif

7. When your job is more crowd control than actually teaching…

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8. Getting unannounced observations the week before break…

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9. Going to school every day…

Patrick Star tired bloodshot eyes "what is sleep" gif

10. Getting home from school every day…

kristen wiig pouring wine from dispenser gif

But don’t worry, you’re almost there!

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