As I grew older I entered the work force and this brings me to perhaps the most important time of my life. I could not afford to finish school, yet I was fortunate enough to be a substitute teacher part-time and a professional firefighter full time. Being a firefighter taught me even more responsibility not only for my life, but for the lives of everyday people and my co-workers as well. This job increased my ability to work hard, to face criticism, and to work with others while being a team leader. This may seem like the story of my life, but it all ties in to what has made me the person that I am today. During my career a...
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In asking what traits or dispositions do I possess that would make me a good teacher I would respond that my strongest trait is a trifecta of being a dependable, passionate, and inspiring person. I feel that with this short paper I have proven without doubt that I have what it takes to be a quality teacher. I will be an employee that will always work hard and love my job unconditionally all the while accepting and respecting criticisms from my piers so that I may better my self and my work. I may lack the best grades, but having me as an employee ensures that students get a person who loves students and their individuality, who loves all people regardless of race, religion, sex, etc, and who wants to inspire and help mold their young minds so that they are prepared to be citizens that will help the next generation.
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