I came across this blog post today. It was originally posted during teacher appreciation week. This educator has spent over 39 years in education. On a side note, I am currently finishing my 5th year in education.
Check it out here: https://21centuryedtech.wordpress.com/2016/05/03/teacher-appreciation-its-true-i-teach-because-i-cant-do-anything-else/
I can’t be a computer programmer because while creating new digital applications is exciting, finding ways to integrate technology to inspire real learning is rewarding.