Many teachers are seeking career paths outside the classroom in an effort to save their quality of life. About one year ago, I made the decision to leave the classroom without leaving education. Now I split my time between a higher education membership association and freelance writing. It wasn’t easy. It still isn’t. I miss my students, but I don’t miss the rigidity of my schedule, nor do I miss being unable to pee between the hours of 7 a.m.…