COMMENTARY: Teachers need opportunities to heal before the school year begins

2020-06-20 05:39:03

“Concern for student wellbeing and trauma is frequently brought up right now, but we fail to provide the same empathy for teachers, treating them as unfeeling automatons within our fragile and bruised education system.”

COMMENTARY: Teachers need opportunities to heal before the school year begins

School districts and the state must be proactive in supporting teachers to prevent burnout and teachers leaving the profession.