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"As Kelly Knoche — who came close to burnout after her third year in the classroom—tells Uproxx Reports, 'I felt like I was short with my students. I knew if I had to do this another year that I wasn’t going to be able to make it for the long run.'”
"I believe at my core that when we honor the expertise and wisdom of teachers and use their voices and experiences to inform policy, they will not only re-engage with the school sites where they work, but they will also see themselves as empowered individuals who have something to say about education."
GO PUBLIC SCHOOLS
"As an educator for 6 years in middle schools throughout Oakland, I know the joy of being a public school teacher: The constant barrage of hugs, watching students learn how to time jokes, seeing them grow as learners and thinkers.
But I left."
LA SCHOOL REPORT
"Teacher turnover isn’t just a problem in California. Nationwide, more than 46 percent of teachers leave the classroom within five years. This costs our school districts nationwide over $2.2 billion every year. But this isn’t just a money problem..."
"Imagine a world in which the humanity of both students and adults on school campuses are honored as an integral part of the education experience. Adults are well-equipped with stress resilience tools, able to honestly communicate their boundaries, and are well-fed and well-rested. When triggered by stressful situations at school, they know how to pause, breathe, step out of their reactive brains and into appropriate conscious responses."