Am I overreacting? - page 2

Ok so this is my first year as a school nurse, 12 years of previous NICU nursing, I'm just having a hard time with all the requests/demands i get from my admin, like calling a parent for a toothache... Read More

  1. by   JerseyTomatoMDCrab
    I had some issues in my school, the first year with an AP who gave me lots of unwelcome/unwarranted/uninformed advice. The second year was with a new principal who just flat out disrespected me. Unfortunately, you are sort of under their thumb when it comes to work. It's very hard being the ONLY medically minded person in the building. Your focus is so off base from everyone else's and there is often nobody to commiserate with (that is where this forum comes in)

    I love the idea of "missed instructional time" or "out of seat time" when talking to parents and teachers. It lets them know that you truly are looking out for their wellbeing AND their education.