I Think Teachers Deserve More Money

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 425 People

    My Parents

    Both of my parents are recently retired treachers. My mother taught for 40 years. During that 40 years she took short breaks to have 2 sons and took a year sabbatical during which she worked on her PhD.My Father taught off and on for those same 40 years. My most vivid momory of...
    gingershuman gingershuman
    41-45, M
    Sep 13, 2012

    Nation Hates Teachers :(

    http://www.trinidadexpress.com/letters/13__or_nothing__Teachers_deserve_nothing-180715211.html I am so tired of my job. As much as I love it, it doesn't love me. That's only one of the many anti teacher letter to editors that have been posted. Anywhere hiring foreign teacher...
    reasonseasonlifetime reasonseasonlifetime
    26-30, F
    Nov 25, 2012

    Teachers are the basis of life.

    We over look it and under appreciate it. Teachers help us grow, They help us think, And they help us become who we are. They are the foundation of our growth, Like an unshooken stone. With great direction and meaning. Think of all the skills you have, Would you have those...
    anonymosity1 anonymosity1
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2014

    Maybe they should become Life Coach's

    and score the Big Bucks
    CODECRACKER2014 CODECRACKER2014
    41-45, M
    Mar 3

    I am need of some interviewers!

    I am writing a paper for a graduate level teaching course and I am to ask the following from non-teachers: 1. How do you define the word, "profession" 2. Do you consider teachers to be a profession? 3. Is it necessary to act professionally to be a professional? 4. What is your...
    kat115nk kat115nk
    22-25, F
    Sep 1, 2015
    utahwriter utahwriter
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 27, 2014

    Hardest Working Folks

    From what I have seen at my workplace the teacher I work under and other teachers are the most hardworking people I have ever met and worked with. They care much more than their paychecks reward and they are willing to spend time at home doing things that will help and benefit...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jun 23, 2013

    But only if they perform better.

    Teachers - just like the rest of society - should get paid based on their performance.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2015
    kat115nk kat115nk
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 10, 2015

    my sister is a teacher

    and she spends her own money for supplies. she needs more.
    tinman3099 tinman3099
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 11

    Due Reward

    Look at them. Once they were respected, people with knowledge developing the talents of the young. What happened to them? What happened to us? I hated school and I was a problem for my teachers. But I am grateful for what they gave me and how they prepared me for the world. They...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    1 Response Sep 28, 2011

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    Siddhesh1769 Siddhesh1769
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    OrwellsAdvocate2 OrwellsAdvocate2
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    You only need so much money. There are thing to me more important. Not doing harm. Making others happy
    equinereiki equinereiki
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
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