We all know education is a house on fire right now, but my brain has only with squirt gun-sized solutions. I’m not sure how to fix this. I can, though, help my people. As you might know, I quit classroom teaching (probably for good) and took a new job last summer working in a college library.
I love my new job. Like, a lot. I haven’t talked much about that here or on my socials because…well, I can read a room and I’m not a jerk. In the past couple of months, more and more of my teacher friends are telling me that they’re done, too.
So what can I do to help? This:
Here’s how to grab a copy of everything in the video. (Yes, it’s really free.) First, make sure you’re logged into your Google email (Google Drive) account. Then, go to this page and click the “make a copy” button, which’ll add a copy of my editable Slides file to your Drive:
Here’s the link to the same “make a copy” page, but shortened to make it easier to share with other teachers:
I hope these materials save you some time and frustration. Please share the link with any teachers you know who are struggling with the should-I-stay-or-should-I-go decision. I’m a resource for all teachers – new, experienced, and former.
Any questions about life after the classroom? I’m happy to talk about it.
Be well, friend.