Pros: being paid to talk about the things you love
Cons: overbearing and intrusive policies of the school district
My day consisted of five classes, one of them was working with students with limited English language skills. I tried to make each day different, changing the lessons and activities.
Although I was the teacher, I learned a great deal about my subjects and also how to work with a very diverse student population. You are more than just a teacher, you – more... assume the role of parent, friend, mentor and guide.
My fellow teachers were great friends and a source of support when I needed it, I could always count on them and they on me.
Our last principal was terrific and looked out after us as well as the students – less