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Compassion Fatigue: How to Avoid Teacher Burnout

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Teachers care deeply about their students and are moved by compassion to reach out to them when they are struggling. But combined with an overwhelming workload, this can put teachers at risk for increased levels of stress. Join Melissa Mann as she shares how to recognize the signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue, as well as strategies to combat the physical, mental and emotional exhaustion that can lead to teacher burnout.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Sunday, May 23, 2021 @ 1:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Classroom Management, Personal Enrichment, Workplace
Tags: burnout, compassion, exhaustion strategies, fatigue, stress management

Reviews (103)

Full Member
Thanks for the information!
A great reminder of staying mentally healthy. We are all guilty of Compassion its time to overcome it!
Great reminder of how to keep mentally sane in these trying times.
So many of us have felt this way, thank you for the information.
This put a name to something I believe I am going through. Yes, every year has those students who need more from us, but I am feeling the strain more than ever.
Full Member
I feel this is especially appropriate for this school year!
Full Member
Great tips!
Teacher burn out is very real. Thank you for the helpful tips.
Very helpful!!!
Full Member
good tips
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