He asked what I'm up to and I told him I'm back here in Dallas teaching and have been for the past few years. His follow up question to my life choice to be involved in education was "...Like, on purpose?" Yes *******, On Purpose. Is it so crazy to believe that I'd choose to teach? Real talk, the money sounds nice, but your finance job sounds like it sucks, so save your judgement. Side note, you wouldn't have that job without teachers.
I'm happy teaching. Even when I'm so pissed off I can't sleep, I love it. Where'd all the respect teachers used to get go? If I find it, I'll share it with y'all.
Why I teach