As a career soft skill, people must always know how to assess themselves. Apart from knowing our strengths and weaknesses, we must know the impact we have on others, and always live by an ethical standards.
Knowing your abilities and limits will enable teachers like us to know which to skills to teach and which to work on, so that we can be better facilitators of learning. Sometimes, students may be better in some areas like technology. We must accept our weaknesses and improve on it.
As teachers, students see us as role models. As such we must always keep in mind that students have the tendency to copy our behavior.
We have the code of ethics for teachers. This must guide us in our practice of the profession.