This link is definitely not for cynics. It's an uplifting post on the Cool Cat Teacher Blog about taking the road less travelled. Thanks to Stephen Downes for the pointer. Would that all teachers had this level of belief in what they do!
After more than 25 years in a respectable career, I changed direction. I am now to be found in either my workshop or my studio, crafting, creating, upcycling and all manner of related activities. I am usually covered in paint or sawdust...or both.