Teachers learn skills that can take you almost anywhere you want to, like leadership, communication, creative problem-solving and teamwork. So whether you stay in the classroom or set your sights beyond, let’s look at some of the ways you could grow your career.
Of course, this is just a taste! There are as many career possibilities as there are teachers—and you get to decide how your journey will look.
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