From Classroom to Cradle: Transitioning from Teaching to Being a Stay-At-Home Mom is a comprehensive tutorial that helps educators move from a teaching career to a career as a full-time parent. This guide helps teachers answer the following questions:
Is Being a Stay-At-Home Mom Right for Me?
How do I research my options and make decisions?
I want to stay at home in a few years. What should I do to prepare?
How do I talk to administration and others about my decision to stay at home?
How do I deal with all of my teaching “stuff”?
How can I prepare for a lower income?
What do I want my “typical” day to look like?
How can I set up household procedures?
How can I simplify meal planning and grocery shopping?
How will I keep my house clean?
How will I get out of the house and make friends?
How will I be able to socialize and have time to myself?
How can I stretch my brain while caring for little ones?
Teachers who want to be stay-at-home moms can use this guide to learn more about making the transition while still keeping their options open for future teaching positions. A great guide for anyone who has ever wanted to spend less time grading papers and more time with family!