Reasons Why Teachers Need a Summer Vacation

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[Editor's Note: I've never understood why people complain about the break that teachers get in the summer. Putting up with the world's children five days a week for 180 days is not my idea of a cup of tea. Recently, Halala Mama wrote about the reasons that teachers need a vacation. Here's hoping that she has a wonderful summer, as well as the rest of you teachers out there! -Jenna]

Why Do Teachers Need Summer:

Teachers Need SummerBecause sometimes a little boy needs a nap on a mama who is not mentally planning lessons, grading papers, or balancing a computer on her knees.

Well that and the fact that even Steven King described teaching in this way…”I liked my colleagues and I loved the kids… but by most Fridays I felt as if I’d spent the week with jumper cables attached to my brain.”

Read on for more reasons why teachers need their vacation too.

Read more from Reasons Why Teachers Need a Summer Vacation at Halala Mama


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