171: Burning Out Isn’t An Option

Burn out can happen to anyone and teachers are no exception. But, burn out is taking too many great teachers out of the classroom and into other professions. Our nations’ students deserve the best to be in front of them everyday. Tune in to hear 8 ways to acknowledge and prepare for burned out moments so that they do not become catapults relocating teachers to other professions.

Burning Out Isn’t An OptionQuotables

  • Elite educators are going to deal with things head on before they become too big to bear and burned out moments are so much easier to handle when they remain just moments
  • Just like a candle is meant to burn bright, so is our teaching hearts
  • You gotta know yourself to help yourself
  • You cant advocate for something if you don’t know what it is.

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I am a teacher trainer and coach. Working elbow to elbow with teachers and teacher leaders to ensure instructional proficiency and student achievement soar lights me up. We have a real need in our nation for strong educators to remain in the field. My blog, book, podcast, courses and instructional materials are geared towards empowering teachers (and those that lead them) to receive the support needed to grow and thrive today, tomorrow and always.