Recently, one of our Teach.Learn.Grow. bloggers wrote about "Emotional Rest: An Education Fad for Teachers". Natalie DiFusco-Funk describes the transition that teachers have to go through when saying goodbye to their students. It takes emotional strength to let go of your current class.
How do you recharge your emotions and mind during the summer?
Because when that next class comes in September, I need to be prepared to start all over again.
To learn who they are and how to reach them.
To discover their individualities.
To find ways to help them grow as learners, and as contributing members of society.