Today's TeachThought Prompt:
Honestly I wouldn't tell him or her anything. Rather I would ask WHY?
Why do you want to become a teacher?
As Simon Sinek says in his Ted Talk:
Truth be told I am not sure how many educators myself included could answer the question that Sinek poses as his definition of WHY. Nevertheless the WHY we do something is important both for us as new and veterans educators and for our students.