Originally Posted by ace23
Couple clowns in here.
I specifically remember my HS psych teacher citing these reasons for becoming a teacher after getting his degree:
1. Summers off
2. 8-hour days
We did nothing in his class but watch movies and discuss current events. We all received 100s on our report cards after turning in the odd biweekly worksheet.
Dude made 80K+/year. It's a joke.
Did you go to some private or charter school?
Not sure how it is in Texas but i know for a fact no k-12 teacher in California makes anywhere near $80k. Average is like $40k - $50k