Teachers Responding to Why They Teach Will Fill Your Heart

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When we asked teachers what makes them get out of bed every morning to teach, their responses were so honest and heartfelt, that even parents joined in on the comments and showed their appreciation. Check out a few of the responses below!

1. “THE KIDS”

Teaching can be overwhelming but those kiddos really are the ones we are there for

"It's the kids that make you put up with all the negative stuff." comment

"The kids are worth it. The data entry part sucks!!!" comment_Why I love teacching

2. “MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN A STUDENT’S LIFE”

"We can make a difference in a student's life no matter their age!" comment

Seeing the kids succeed - why I teach

"No better rewad than seeing your students "your kids" succeed

Victories and successes may be small some days, but they are priceless

"Teaching is more than a profession... is a great reward." comment

3. “LOVE, LAUGHTER & TEACHER FRIENDS”

"Lots of laughs, great teacher friends, hugs, and never a dull day. Love my team and kids!" comment

"There is always something that reminds us of why we became teachers. No dollar amount can top that!" Comment

"The sheer joy and humor every day make it well worth every day in the classroom" Comment

4. “THE ‘AHA’ MOMENTS”

"When a student says, "Oh, I've never understood that before and now I do! I can live off that for weeks" Comment"When you hear your non-verbal student with Autism speak for the first time" Comment"Great memories" comment

5. “NEW CHALLENGES EVERY DAY”

 Every Day is an Adventure - Why I teach"I am the teacher, but I am learning soooo much!" Comment

6. “FORMER STUDENT VISITS”

"Former students recognizing you" Comment

Why I teach - Former Students coming Back_comment

"You get to feel like a superhero celebrity" comment

"You get to know what it's like to be popular" Comment

After such heartwarming responses from teachers, here’s what the parents had to say.

7. PARENTS’ SUPPORT:

"Teachers should be paid like athletes" Comment

"shining point in student's lives" Comment

"Most important job in the world"Comment from parent

"Teacher work hard everyday" Comment from parent

"Teachers are a blessing" Comment from teacher"Teachers touch the future" parent comment


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