If you are often tagging #teachertired on your social media posts, then maybe it’s time you stopped joking about it and did something to change. Being tired is part of life, but if you are so tired that you cry in your car on a daily basis, then it’s time to break some bad habits.
This is not about judgment. This comes from love-because we have been there. We have cried in the car. We’ve stress eaten crappy food. We’ve taken out our tiredness on our family relationships. We’ve felt guilty for not being a good enough teacher, not being a good enough spouse, not being a good enough parent and not being a good enough cook (no one said it was rational). We often used humour to joke about how tired we were, but the real problem was that we kept letting it continue.[Read more…] about Teacher Tired Habits to Break