Why Teach?

Ask teachers why they chose the teaching profession and you’re guaranteed to receive two things: a smile and a story. The pathways teachers took to the classroom are unique, but these stories will often include common elements such as outstanding former teachers that inspired, a dedication to making a difference in the community through public service, and a commitment to improving and impacting the lives of children.

Read comments from Kentucky Education Commissioner Jason Glass about how teachers have the power to change lives.