Kodi Arfer / Wisterwood

Ugh, I want to quit one part of my job without quitting the other part.

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#001 | Jacehan | Wed 30 Oct 2013 @ 2:45:04 AM (UTC)
I teach, which is the main part of my job, but I am also the programmer at my school, which means that I make the teachers' schedules, the students' schedules, examine data, process report card grades and transcripts, etc. And, well, I hate it. I started doing it because no one was doing it, and we needed someone, and I was good at it, and the principal, who was in charge of the schedule then, was not. But I've got a new principal, and she does not value my opinion or the position at all. And if I'm not going to be listening to about the things I am an expert in (such as what sort of schedules we can have), then I don't know why we should do it.
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#002 | Kodiologist | Wed 30 Oct 2013 @ 2:55:38 AM (UTC) | (edited)
Are you sure this is even your job? I mean, I haven't heard of people being hired as both a teacher and a system administrator at a middle school.

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#003 | willis5225 | Wed 30 Oct 2013 @ 3:09:28 PM (UTC)
Can you just say "I took this on because we needed a stopgap, and that was X years ago. I am burning out with both of these positions"?
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Willis, it seems like every other time you post, I need to look up a word that's in the OED or Urban Dictionary but not both.
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#004 | Jacehan | Thu 31 Oct 2013 @ 2:47:17 AM (UTC)
Well, I mean, the problem of "if I don't do it, no one will," is still relevant. As a school we don't have the money to hire someone separate to do it. At least, not without firing one of my fellow teachers.
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#005 | willis5225 | Thu 31 Oct 2013 @ 11:55:37 PM (UTC)
I'm confused. Aren't all of those essential processes?
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Willis, it seems like every other time you post, I need to look up a word that's in the OED or Urban Dictionary but not both.
-Mimir