As an educator for the past 12 years, I can’t help but feel almost exactly how this woman is feeling. We as educators do nothing but try and prove ourselves everyday and hold children to standards that are not realistic.
For all of my parents and teacher friends, we are not alone and we shouldn’t feel like we are. Continue to love and support your children and children’s teachers. We are all doing the very best we can with what we have. Sometimes it’s very little.
This is a great blog excerpt from a teacher and a mother on how it’s changing her son.