Can I say something?
At the end of the day, no matter what you do as a teacher or how well the day goes, you are still teaching autonomous human beings. You are teaching souls that can accomplish incredible things, care for others, and achieve more than they ever thought possible….
And of course I just read this in my head 7 times, stressing each word differently.
I love thisss
(This is why context and description are important!)
I have been second guessing EVERYTHING lately. Classroom management. Lesson plans. Assessments. Grading.
It is probably positive that I am being reflective, but at the same time, it is incredibly exhausting and makes me feel like not a very good teacher.
Maybe it will feel better after spring break?
Same same same same.
I had a student melt down during state testing today and I nearly did the same myself.