It's terrible to think of teachers themselves being bullied, but it happens too. Principals, administrators, colleagues & parents can all be sources of distress. We forget the classroom is a workplace and lately it's become even more tense than usual in this climate of high-stakes testing, teacher-bashing, and "ed reform." As the year winds to a close, take a moment to appreciate and support each other. All across the country, school funding resources are stretched thin, and emotional resources are at a low too due to the usual rhythms of the school year. The finish line for the school year's in sight. Hang in there!
Bullying of Teachers Pervasive in Many Schools | NEA Today
By Cindy Long Workplace bullying is on the rise. About a third of American workers have been impacted by bullying in the workplace, either as a target or as