Paid PostPosted on Jun 4, 201810 Ways That Summer Is Basically An Extended Vacation For TeachersSummertime, and, if you're a teacher, the livin' is easy!by CrayolaBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. It's not just the kids excited for summer break — the teachers are also stoked! Aleksandargeorgiev / Getty Images Yup, really stoked to take down everything, only to put it back up three months from now. 2. Luckily, the average teacher's salary provides them ABSOLUTELY enough money to coast for an entire three months. Primagefactory / Getty Images Think of all the money these fat cat teachers are saving on all those free apples. 3. Yup, the only seasonal jobs they need to apply to are kicking it at the beach and the BBQs. Big Cheese Photo / Getty Images Does being in a canoe with a bunch of children for hours at a time sound like a job to you? 4. It's not like summer school exists. Monkeybusinessimages / Getty Images Summer + school = DOES NOT COMPUTE. 5. Teaching is such an easy job; there's little-to-no prep involved for the upcoming school year. Fabrique Imagique / Getty Images Once you write one lesson plan, you pretty much never have to change it. *eyeroll* 6. Sure, they have "seminars" to go to, but, I mean, those are basically vacation. Steve Debenport / Getty Images Plus, don't teachers LIKE being in a classroom?! 7. When they meet up with their fellow teacher pals, it's ANYTHING but work-related. Fizkes / Getty Images You know how wild the Old Mill Middle School history department gets during CO-LESSON PLANNING SESSIONS!!! 8. It's not like they keep updating the textbooks, so they need to spend precious summer days studying up on their curriculum. Oleg_koshelevskij / Getty Images One thing about science: It pretty much never changes. 9. Or learning the latest technology to make sure their students are prepared for the future to come. Floortje / Getty Images 'Cause chalkboards are going to be around forever. 10. Setting up a welcoming, safe, and functional classroom is a totally easy thing to do that takes no time at all. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Getty Images Just throw some desks into a room — and voilà! Your former teachers are totally gone fishin’ all summer long, so you probably won’t want to join Crayola in giving them a thank-you message on social media, would you?