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Practical insights and strategies, backed by years of experience and research, help you establish your professional identity, build your own support team, connect with students, and grow in your career.
Chapter 13: Grow Your Career
Grow Your Career
Learning from a teacher who has stopped learning is like drinking from a stagnant pond.
Great teachers are not only focused on helping their students become their personal best, but they understand that they have to work on becoming their personal best as well.
I always said that in my first year I was unaware and in my second year of teaching I was fully aware that I was unaware. That is truly an important change of perspective to becoming a teacher, leader, and a lifelong learner.
Having worked as a liaison between the university and the local school district, I appreciate the importance of collaboration between the two. And I can also attest to hard feelings that come ...