Category: Health and Wellness

One of the most neglected instrucments in the classroom is the teacher's own voice. Studies indicates that at least 60% of all teachers will develop a voice disorder. This articles offers several suggestions on how to take care of the voice.

A Most Neglected Instrument: A Teacher’s Voice

As soon as I started a new school year, I was inevitably hit with the dreaded hoarse and strained voice. There were just so many procedural discussions and student and parent meetings at the beginning of the year that my voice just couldn’t take it – especially after being accustomed to a long and restful summer break.