Why I teach
Eve McSoriley says teaching is great, but you need a sense of humour if you're going to get through.
Costas Thrasyvoulou is nearly finished his teacher training and says it's the toughest thing he has done.
Michelle Campbell loves constantly learning along with the children - it makes it refreshing and exciting.
Linda Jordan has worked in NZ's largest decile 1 secondary school for 12 years and she loves it.
Heather McQuillan opens up about the daily drama that is unfolding in her classroom.
Sarah Leadley helps give kids who have been kicked out of other schools a second chance.
I teach in South Korea so my students can live, learn and understand other cultures rather than judge others by skin colour.
Every student has so much potential, and the challenge to help them unlock that and find their passion is uplifting.
Thomas Tripp was diagnosed with bowel cancer earlier this year, but his former students gave him a lift.
Teacher Mark Herring talks about why he does it and opens the door on his classroom via a special video.