Category Archives: Quotations

Quotable students

A few weeks ago I was back at a school I was in a lot last year as a sub. I was walking into the auditorium and this happened: Student: [sees me walk in] Ah man – we have a … Continue reading

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Drunk Calls

I’ve realized my last few entries seem to all end up being musings and ramblings. It makes me feel like I’m getting preachy. Not cool. I’m also feeling bloggy since I didn’t post anything new yesterday so for my second … Continue reading

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Another moment in substitute teaching

I had this happen last week one of the days I was supplying actually. I was only supplying part of the day and the regular teacher was supposed to be back half way through third period so she could teach … Continue reading

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Put your damn phone away. Seriously.

This has become my new go-to line if I deem the class to be of appropriate levels of maturity/immaturity when it comes to dealing with cellphones in the classroom. Conversation usually goes something like this. Me: Put your phone away … Continue reading

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Favourite Quotes from Students

All teachers have them. I’ve only been teaching a short time and already I have a few gems. Not to mention all the quotes I’ve gathered over the years from working with kids in general. A current trend I’m noticing … Continue reading

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