Sometimes, the extra-curricular life of the school enables us to indulge our hobbies, and to develop new interests. Teaching is demanding, and there are pressures, but there are also rewards, and you may be exhausted, but it isn’t often you’re bored.
The life of a classroom teacher may suit you, and you may decide this is where you want to remain. But some, perhaps after a few years in this role, start to consider new challenges. As a classroom teacher, your sphere of influence is the pupils in your class, or classes. You may decide you want to go beyond that, and extend that influence, either to ALL the learners in your subject area, in all