Teaching can be tough, right? Please… that’s the understatement of the year. It's a job that demands a lot of us – long hours, tough students, and limited resources. And sometimes, despite our love for educating and helping our students, we start to feel like it's time to move on to something new. ... Read More about Breaking the I’m Just a Teacher Myth
7 Money Questions To Ask Before You Exit Teaching
Teaching is tough right now, perhaps tougher than ever before. And that means a lot of teachers are dreaming of leaving the disrespect, unreasonable demands, and sometimes toxic work environment that has become the norm in too many schools. While there are many, many questions we need to ask ... Read More about 7 Money Questions To Ask Before You Exit Teaching
20 Side Hustles Teachers Can Do While Still Teaching
In an ideal world, teachers wouldn't need a side hustle or an extra job. However, the truth is that it simply isn't the best-paying job in the world, no matter how noble and rewarding it may be. So it's a good thing there's plenty of part-time and freelance work to earn extra cash. In fact, we have ... Read More about 20 Side Hustles Teachers Can Do While Still Teaching
5 Jobs To Do While Transitioning From Teaching
Jumping from one career path to another can feel terrifying. You start worrying about where you’ll get insurance or whether you’re going in the right direction in life. While both issues aren’t entirely unfounded, your fears can hold you back from enjoying new experiences and lessons. The best way ... Read More about 5 Jobs To Do While Transitioning From Teaching
What’s Holding You Back In Your Life After Teaching?
Have you ever tried running with weights on? It can be exhausting. As a former basketball player and coach, there were many practices where we would be connected to a weight sled of 75 extra pounds. No matter how hard the person ran, that weight sled held her back from ever coming in first in the ... Read More about What’s Holding You Back In Your Life After Teaching?