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What do y'all do for self-care? I have been trying to find easy, mostly inexpensive, mellow ways to occupy my free time in a positive way, and I'm not the most creative individual in town. Any… more

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Time for a vacation

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Favorite self care routines or activities. Go!

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CBD oil enthusiasts: why do you take it? How does it make you feel/what benefits do you see? Any brands you love?

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Does anyone else find it easier to practice self-care when you're not overwhelmed? 🤚 Curious to hear thoughts.

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Are people feeling MORE or LESS *burnt out* with the recent transitions to more in-person learning? (if you are in transition-again!)

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POLL: How many earn a salary (too low) that prohibits you from living within 30min commute of where you work?

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What is the biggest problem your facing right now professionally that is effecting you personally?

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Given our remote schedules, for those of us raising families and teaching, why do you make sure to schedule your workouts?

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What has helped you unwind at the end of the school day?

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Take a break from this crazy world and curl up with a good book! Not something you have to read, but something that you want to read because you chose it. Take your brain and imagination on a wonderfu… more

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In addition to being a special education teacher, I am also a reiki master. I will be hosting a FREE back to school reiki circle on Monday 9/7 at 7pm EST. Let me know if you’re interested in joining, it will be on Zoom!

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When I and my students need a break, I use my many Starbucks virtual backgrounds.

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Please please please go read the book onward by Elena Agulair. I’m currently reading it and love it, about teacher resilience.

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Check out new teacher site where sellers make 100 percent profit.

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What does everyone think of this... is replying all necessary ? I had a colleague reply all to complain about student evaluations that we had all agreed to complete. The colleague challenged the teach… more

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A warm recognition to all teachers who have become HEROES during this time of need for our communities. You truly are HEROES! ❤️. Keep being awesome...we’re almost there.

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Sorry breathing

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Do greeting exercise and take walk I find that listening to music help to relax

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Would anyone be interested in participating in a research study? The only requirements are to be a school district employee and have a child in the district with special needs. Please help!!!

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This... 💛

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Has anyone been hired for a support position like instructional coach only and then put back in the classroom for multiple grade levels at the middle school while doing some of your actual job

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Has anyone raised a baby/child while still teaching? Can it be done? I’m worried about money for childcare and fitting it all in schedule wise. I don’t want to derail my career, but a baby is a baby!

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What to do if co-workers talk behind your back and administration knows about it, but don’t do really Anything about it. I feel very low and unhappy and would like to quit, but have a contract til 21.

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Anyone ever felt as if your hard work would finally be noticed if you were no longer alive and someone really had to see how much good you tried your best to do?

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When is it time to find a new school or district? Or even to switch grade levels?

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I’m struggling with some anxious thoughts today and just had a parent email asking to speak with me. It sounds urgent and now I can’t help but go through all the possibilities

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When did suffering through a work day in constant physical pain due to a medical issue become normal? The guilt I feel for staying home is more than I ever expected when I wanted to become a teacher.

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Should I try talking to another teacher that has been making my life difficult? At today’s optional after school meeting she said I was keeping her past her contractual time... it was optional!!!

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So I’m getting checked because I possibly have an ulcer. It has been a crazy stressful week... can I claim worker’s compensation??

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My school closed at the end of last year, and it was merged with another. It’s been an absolute nightmare. Lots of disrespectful students with fights. I’m emotionally spent. How do I get my mojo back?

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