Do Teachers Really Get 12 Weeks Holiday a Year?

By Jessica Terlick

Jessica Terlick is a presenter, life education coach, podcaster, and head of the Lead and Inspire community who has been in education for over a decade. Through her work with Lead and Inspire, workshops, speaking events, and podcast Mums Who Want More, she provides wellness support for women around the world. This story is a cross-post from her blog.

As teachers, we’ve all fielded the slightly aggressive comments about our “holidays” and a general feeling from others that we shouldn’t complain as we…