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A Teacher's Perspective: How to Avoid Burnout and Maintain Your Groove

Center for Teaching Quality

CTQ blogger, and classroom teacher Paul Barnwell admits: It's nearly impossible to deliver a 4-star lesson every day.The myth of the super teacher is a problematic narrative, a standard that’s unrealistic for all teachers. I've learned during my 10-year teaching career that in order to thrive and remain positive and effective most days, I need to regularly ask myself a few questions. Here’s what keeps me fresh...

Photo Credit: Mikael Altemark, CC licensed, Flickr

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