Hot Tips & Topics

We are dedicated to providing you with a comprehensive collection of relevant and up-to-date K-12 education news and editorials. For teachers, by teachers.

12 Reasons I Love Teaching

TeachHUB Blog

12

With the school year underway, it's the perfect time for us to recognize (and remind ourselves) why we absolutely love what we do.


Here are my top 12 reasons I love teaching:


1. To share my passion for reading, writing and learning.

2. My students constantly surprise me.

3. To feel like my work has a purpose (outside of just making money).

Related Articles
Group of young students standing in a line in a classroom stretching their arms.
As students return after winter break, getting them engaged again in learning...
Young student writing on paper while sitting at a desk.
Student goal setting can prove very effective for student success. Learn about...
Young boy sitting at a desk in his bedroom working on homework.
Homework has its place outside of the classroom, but how much homework is too...
Teacher demonstrating a chemistry experiment to a group of students in a classroom lab.
We’re all familiar with visual and auditory learning, but those aren’t the only...
Young children sitting in a classroom with instruments.
Music provides a multitude of benefits to students in the classroom. Learn...

4. I heart ed tech and all the cool teaching tools that didn’t exist when I was in school!

5. My acting career never took off (just kidding).

6. School is the one place where we share ideas purely for the sake of bettering ourselves.

7. It is a fun, creative outlet.

8. To see the world from all the different perspectives of my students.

9. I’m good at it (most of the time).

10. The feeling of accomplishment seeing students grow in knowledge, confidence and skills.

11. It gives me a valid excuse to correct people’s grammar.

12. It keeps me learning new things every day.


Share the reasons you LOVE teaching in the comments section!

Today's Poll

Which types of articles would you like to see from us in 2020?
Classroom Management
20%
Classroom Activities/Games
35%
Teaching Strategies
26%
Technology in the Classroom
11%
Professional Development
7%
Total votes: 54