What is being a teacher really like?

I am a senior in highschool and I am trying to decide if I want to become a teacher or not. I would probably want to teach 5th grade. So what is being a teacher really like?? Do you like being a teacher?? Is it hard?? Do you wish you had chosen a differnet profession?? Thanks!!

Asked By: Laugh - 12/15/2009
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I don't currently teach, but I taught four years in junior high school in a private school (6th, 7th, 8th grade reading/language arts, 6th grade Social Studies and 7th grade science; homeroom was 7th grade... More
Answered By: Lionors - 12/15/2009
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Being a teacher is an accommodating job
Answered By: Priscila - 12/15/2009
Well, I love it! I'm 24 and I started teaching at 22, so this is my third year. It's kinda hard to get used to it the first year, but it definatley gets easier. You have alot of work during the school year (grading papers, report cards, lesson plans, ect..), but also alot of time off and a planning period to helo get... More
Answered By: Kara - 12/15/2009
A lot of people think teaching is a cute little job. On the contrary, You have to learn and deal with every kid's learning style. We have a lot of ups and downs. Here are the types of kids you will almost certainly encounter... More
Answered By: Alice: Teacher & Mom - 12/15/2009
Exhausting. BTW, you spelled "different" incorrectly.
Answered By: charles - 12/15/2009
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