Despite negative headlines about education, high-school English and digital-storytelling teacher Paul Barnwell offers five reasons that teachers should celebrate their profession. Teaching, he writes, provides the opportunity to take pride in small victories daily, focus efforts on what matters and use technology. Teachers also are not tied to their desks and have abundant opportunities for professional development.
|Reasons Why Teaching is Still Great|
1) Countless Small Wins
2) You Can Focus Your Efforts
3) It's Not a Desk Job
4) I’m Encouraged to Play With Technology
5) There Are No Limits to Professional Growth and Exploration