As she sat on the airplane, a man nearby started to chat with her. He asked her about her profession and admitted that he was tired of hearing all the things that were wrong with the education system in the US. He proclaimed that he was a business man and that he wanted a quick and swift answer. He asked her to sum it up in one sentence. Her reply? Absolutely brilliant!

While putting him in his place with one answer, she then persisted to name a few things that teachers do on a daily basis. Basically, she was able to bring light to the many things that teachers should be awarded for, because they really do go above and beyond.

They not only teach children the fundamentals of life, but also make sure that they are socially, mentally, and physically safe at all time. Bottom line, being a teacher is a complicated and difficult job!

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