After seven years of college teaching, many tenured-track professors are granted a sabbatical for their professional enrichment to increase their scholarship and instructional quality. Though expectations vary among institutions, the first time a professor embarks on a sabbatical can be both exhilarating and unsettling. This essay describes one professor’s personal story with surprises encountered during a first sabbatical.
"Breathing Deeply: Surprises Encountered on Sabbatical,"
International Christian Community of Teacher Educators Journal: Vol. 12
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.georgefox.edu/icctej/vol12/iss2/3