agnestirrito

"Whatever you think you can do, or believe you can do, begin it, because action has magic, grace, and power in it." Goethe

Ten Teacher Truths

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1. If you think something’s up, it is.

2. When you know you’re right, stand
firm.

3. Always speak for yourself. Always.

4. I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again: join
a teacher organization.

5. Document.

6. Coffee. Daily. Or all day. Whatever
it takes.

7. Ignore gum. You’d need it too if you
were a kid in today’s classroom.

8. You know what you’re doing. Do it.

9. Poetry matters. You’d be surprised.

10. You are not a score. You are a
person. Remember that.

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Author: agnestirrito

I write. Make art. And in between, I do the best I can. ✌🏼️

One thought on “Ten Teacher Truths

  1. Oh I I needed to hear these reminders today! I’ll say it again: Teaching is one of the hardest jobs I’ve ever had! No one knows until they’ve been there.

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