Im dating my former teacher

19-Mar-2020 22:36

They explained that my application "raised obvious questions" and went on to suggest that I would have trouble adjusting to working with colleagues who were "not my intellectual peers." Inevitably, these deprecating messages about teaching seep into our schools.

The feedback I received during my career transition, however, revealed the true extent to which we disparage our teachers and the work of teaching.Yet to assume that capable teachers will stay or thrive despite poor treatment is a misguided strategy.