We began our journey as educators in the early months of 2007. We were bright eyed, bushy tailed and ready to educate the future of our world. We were naive and young and quickly learnt what it meant to be a teacher with never enough time and a never ending to do list. Fast forward to 2013, we’re a little older and there’s a good chance we’re still naïve. But something is different; we’re not just teachers anymore, we’re educators.
Since our beginnings in 2007 we have all experienced what it is to be an educator in a range of contexts. We have all smiled, laughed, cried, even yelled in frustration, however, one thing is for sure and we all agree; being an educator is one of the most rewarding experiences that this life has to offer. Collectively we have had the honor of educating countless students, each one leaving us in awe of what children are possible of achieving. However, we always felt that something was amiss.
Read the entire article posted by lachhull on edudemic at http://www.edudemic.com/2013/06/teachers-build-the-great-wall-of-awesome-to-inspire-learning/