Education

Fatigue

By Anthony Rebora — June 23, 2009 1 min read

Feeling beat? Happychyk discourses on the phenomenon of early-summer teacher collapse.

Last night I had a conversation with my principal, and come to find out she's been napping every afternoon, too. She's a little surprised by her need for sleep, and that surprised me. I think she's been in education longer than I've been alive, and she's about the hardest working administrator I know. As far as I can tell, her working hours know no boundaries. Surely after all these years she's felt that "Something's gotta give!" that comes in June.

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