Alison Smith, M.Ed, is a Board Certified Life Coach who focuses her coaching practice on helping K-12 teachers fight burnout and face the unique challenges of the teaching profession. Alison started her career as a teacher in inner-city Phoenix, and then spent over 10 years as a teacher trainer and curriculum developer. After seeing teachers leave the profession in droves due to the harsh realities and challenges, Alison decided to start her own coaching business to address the issue. Now Alison works with teachers all over the country as a personal/life coach helping teachers develop strategies to stay happy, healthy, and thriving in their teacher life. Contact Alison at Alison@ATeachersBestFriend.com or visit www.ATeachersBestFriend.com for more information.