One of the goals here at MrsGeology is to help teachers find ways to balance the time they spend as educators and their personal time. The natural starting point is literally: How many hours do you work, and is it a healthy number for you? I think it’s time to find out.
In the same way that my favorite YouTube yoga instructor Adrienne keeps telling me, “Find what feels good,” I want to help you find what works for you as a teacher. Teaching is not a one size fits all, cookie-cutter profession so instead of self-help books and lectures we might just need to start with introspection.
So why do you want me to do more work by auditing my hours?
I get it.
Teaching is hard, physically and emotionally.
Asking you to take on one more thing is not something I take lightly, but…