My Life As A Teacher Research Paper

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Schooling and education is a very important aspect of this world today as a result of developing to whom we become and what we need to succeed in the life we live. I believe teachers do more than just teach, and their impact extends far beyond the classroom. As a teacher, you are more than just an educator; you are a mentor, you are a friend. The goal is to make a difference in the lives of as many students as you can. That is why for my assignment I decided to interview someone who has inspired me to become a teacher, but more importantly who I looked up to my entire life. Who helped not only me personally but also her students grow, she is the reason who I am today, I am proud to call my mother. My mother was born and as well educated in…show more content…
Is there a skill that you use with great strength? Is there content or learning that is innovative special?” My mother’s response was “having a great relationship with my co-workers is something special, it makes loving my job much more. The best feeling is when parents and your students give you recognition and are grateful for your effort.” It is really rewarding knowing that you are doing your job correctly when your students enjoy coming to school. As well, with knowing you are making a difference in your student’s lives when you recognize them developing and growing in your teachings. My mother also pointed out that her skill that she uses with great strength is “to be patient.” She believes it is an important quality to have when dealing with young children. She also mentioned that in all her years of teaching, she also believe’s teaching the students a new way to learn is being creative and make your own ‘do it your self- homemade props.’ “I notice that children are more interested when you are talking when you are holding up props while you speak, for example, puppets.” Therefore, in my opinion, having a positive relationship with your co-worker not only makes your job enjoyable but more importanlty it can also lead to creating a positive environment and demonstarting respect to one another can lead to being a positive role model towards the student. I also agree that being patient is the most important quality that a teacher should have. A great teacher is very patient with their students and their parents to deal with the same questions and problems over and over again. You should never give up on your students and it is always good to try out new ways to help them succeed in school. I also agree with my mother when she creates new strategies to teach children, such as using visual and sensory strategies. From that being said, it helps younger students’ stay engaged in the lesson
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