Our teachers have the most important resources in their hands-our precious, darling children. Our children are our futures. Yet, teaching is one of the most underappreciated and underpaid professions in the United States. Teachers oftentimes have to obtain advanced education and training in order to perform their jobs effectively. Many times, teachers go beyond their duty-they are often second parents to their pupils and students.
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Great answer, Patty! Teaching in this society is devalued because it is considered a woman's profession while making cars and being physicians/doctors is still considered to be a male profession. In this society, men are valued more than women.
That's certainly true in healthcare up to about age 50. I've unfortunately seen a lot of women sent home & they died of heart attack and stroke, whereas men with same symptoms were rushed to treatment. After age 50, even some men are brushed asid