14 Jun '14

News What I'm really thinking: the substitute teacher

'I'm here to make sure you don't climb on to the roof or snog in the back corner'No wonder your teacher is away today. She probably had a mental breakdown at the thought of facing you lot again. I can't believe I was waiting by the phone all morning for this slap in the face.The younger kids are the worst; any concept of self-control disappears the moment I walk into the classroom. The older ones are better behaved, but they're insensitive and treat me like an idiot because I don't know how to solve their complex maths problems or spell quadrilateral. Continue reading...

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