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13 Reasons Teachers' Jobs Are A Lot Harder Than You Think

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11. And beyond the standard reading, writing, and arithmetic, their most important class is BE A GOOD PERSON 101.

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Not only do they have to make sure students pass standardized tests, they have to make sure they use indoor voices, keep their hands to themselves, and are respectful.

12. Not to mention all the emotional labor teachers go through when their students are feeling upset.

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Teachers are there to comfort, console, and support their students. Their kids really depend on them.

13. But at the end of the day, it’s so rewarding to be a teacher because they get to be such a big influence on kids' lives! And someday, they might just come back and say, “You really helped me be who I am today."

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