101 Powerful Affirmations For Teachers

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Teachers have one of the hardest jobs out there.

They need to teach our children when many of them would rather be doing something else.

And with each child having a different learning style, teachers can quickly lose their cool.

A helpful solution is to recite affirmations.

By saying positive affirmations, you can keep yourself focused and perform your best.

To help you with this, I created this post of 101 affirmations for teachers.

Here you will find the best sayings for different situations to help you succeed.

101 Powerful Affirmations For Teachers

Teaching Affirmations

affirmations for teachers

#1. I see the infinite wonder of each moment in my life.

#2. I believe in myself.

#3. I readily admit when I make a mistake.

#4. I am a dedicated champion.

#5. I am in the right place. I am meant to be a teacher.

#6. I know when to ask for help.


#7. Today I’ll make one child smile.


#8. I know when to stop.

#9. The work I do matters.

#10. I treat myself and my students with kindness and respect.

#11. I love being a teacher.

#12. I am proud to be a teacher.

#13. I am confident in my abilities.

I am a better teacher because of my students. My students are better humans because of me.

#14. I am a better teacher because of my students. My students are better humans because of me.

#15. I see each student as an individual. I see each student for who they are and what they can do and who they can be.

#16. Everyone is doing the best they can, including me.

#17. I know what to spend my time on.


#18. I am a competent and capable teacher.


#19. I set boundaries around my work life and stick to them. What I do matters.

#20. It is OK to stray from the lesson plan. I am flexible. I am creative.

#21. I am a person of high integrity and sincere purpose.

#22. I handle my school day with ease.

#23. Negativity is not part of my daily routine.

#24. I am organized. I have well developed systems that I use every day.

Positive Affirmations For Teachers

#25. I know I am not alone.

#26. I love my students. My students love me.

#27. Every moment in my life is a new beginning.

#28. My influence on students goes far beyond the curriculum.

#29. I am always doing the best that I can.


#30. I prioritize my time on the tasks that matter most.


#31. I am amazing, and I am prepared to succeed.

#32. I am prepared for success.

#33. I actively participate in the present.

#34. The work I do every single day matters.

#35. I am peaceful and calm, and greet the day with ease.

#36. It is OK to feel the way I feel. I am not alone.

#37. The caring I show today will change a life.

#38. I feel great about myself today.

#39. I have a powerful gift. I have something important to share.

What I do today will make a difference tomorrow.

#40. What I do today will make a difference tomorrow.

#41. I believe in myself and my abilities.

#42. I am thankful to have a challenging and fulfilling job.

#43. I plan my time effectively.

#44. I breathe in the present and breathe out the past.

#45. I know where to go for support.

#46. I love teaching.


#47. I am a valuable asset to my school, my district, and my community.


#48. I am becoming a better teacher every day.

#49. What I do today impacts a child for years to come.

Classroom Affirmations

#50. I create a caring and supportive learning environment.


#51. My classroom is a positive space.


#52. Today I’ll make one child feel good about themselves.

#53. I am calm.

#54. Today I will connect with one child.

#55. I am competent and capable.

#56. I look for the good in the most challenging child.

#57. I believe in progress.

#58. I create safe spaces that enable students to thrive.

I am willing and able to do my best in the classroom.

#59. I am willing and able to do my best in the classroom.

#60. I am making a difference in my students lives.

#61. Students can be themselves with me.

#62. First and foremost, I start with kindness.

#63. I control the quality of the learning environment I teach in.

#64. Today is the day of tremendous growth of knowledge.

#65. It is OK to have fun in school. It is OK for the kids to be kids.

#66. My influence goes far beyond the walls of the classroom.

#67. I have well structured classroom routines that help my lessons run smoothly.

#68. I am not alone.

#69. I am confident that today is a great day!

#70. I will not worry about things out of my control.

#71. I have the skills to handle [name of child, class, situation].


#72. I make a positive difference in my students lives.


#73. I am calm and in control at all times.

#74. I enjoy my classes.

#75. I believe in the importance of education.

#76. I make my classroom great. My students make my classroom great. Together we make magic happen.

Words Of Affirmations For Teachers

#77. I am in control of my thought-life.

#78. I am not alone.

#79. I am consistent.

#80. My students trust me.


#81. My work makes a difference in the world.


#82. I focus on what I want, not what I don’t.

#83. I pause and reflect before I react.

#84. I am important and I matter.

#85. I know that there is always tomorrow.

#86. My teaching work is important.

#87. My work has meaning and purpose.

#88. I will focus on what makes me happy.

#89. I know I can handle this.

I motivate and empower my students.

#90. I motivate and empower my students.

#91. I am flexible and adaptable. I can handle what the day throws at me.

#92. I believe in myself. I believe in my abilities as a teacher.

#93. I am doing the best I can.

#94. I am professional in everything I do.

#95. My response models how to handle tough situations.

#96. I plan in advance so that I can deal with other things as they arise.


#97. I am eager to start this day on a positive note.


#98. I work hard and to the best of my ability.

#99. My work makes a difference.

#100. My thoughts don’t have power over me.

#101. I’m grateful for every blessing in my life.

Final Thoughts

There are 101 powerful affirmations for teachers.

It is highly recommended you recite these mantras first thing in the morning to ensure you are in the best frame of mind for the day.

Of course, on difficult days, it makes sense to recite them as often as you can in order to get yourself back into a positive mindset.

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