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Students are from Mars…

…Teachers are from Venus. I don’t get students. Seriously, why are they even here? They don’t listen, they don’t want to learn. I would be better off if they didn’t come in. Except for the fact that I wouldn’t then have a class, or a job*, or a home. Students are great, they challenge my [...]

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Tales of the Unexpected

Tale no 1: It’s a simple rule, if the phone goes off during lesson, it gets confiscated. Returned at the end of the lesson. The students phone had gone off, but the student refused to hand it over. I was stood in front of him, hand out demanding the phone. He slid the phone into [...]

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