Put the Zip Back in Your Teaching

April 2012
Teaching Music;Apr2012, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p39
The article discusses music teacher burnout, which it claims is caused by overwork, stress, and the need to constantly advocate for music education. The article suggests fighting burnout through collaboration between music teachers, managing stress with a doctor or a counselor, and engaging in professional development to rekindle interest in the job. It also recommends time management, celebrating student successes, and keeping track of symptoms of stress that affect health.


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