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Ask a Teacher: Delicate Conversations in the Classroom

By Mr. FossNovember 26, 2012
Q: Hi! I was just wondering what you do when you're teaching or discussing something in class that brings up... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Delicate Conversations in the Classroom

What Happens if a Teacher Suspects Abuse?

By Mr. JonesNovember 1, 2012
Q: “What would a teacher do if they see a student go through an abusive situation but they don't want to report... More  →
What Happens if a Teacher Suspects Abuse?

Why Does Everybody Like The Catcher in the Rye?

By Mr. JonesOctober 12, 2012
A high school English teacher tackles your questions. Q: Why does everybody love The Catcher in the Rye soooo much? I just... More  →
Why Does Everybody Like The Catcher in the Rye?

Why Is All of My Work Due at the Same Time?

By Mr. JungOctober 2, 2012
Q: Why do teachers from different subjects always have their assessments due in the same week? A: While I wish I could speak... More  →
Why Is All of My Work Due at the Same Time?

Ask a Teacher Is Back!

By Emily WinterSeptember 21, 2012
Attention, Pudding Faces. (We mean that with love. We're starving.) After a summer hiatus, SparkLife's Ask a Teacher column is BACK IN... More  →
Ask a Teacher Is Back!

Ask A Teacher: What's the Ideal Class Size?

By Mr. JungMay 21, 2012
Q: What do you think is the ideal class size? A: The general line is that smaller classes are better. Try and imagine... More  →
Ask A Teacher: What's the Ideal Class Size?

Ask a Teacher: What Advice Would You Give to Aspiring Teachers?

By Ms. DameMay 4, 2012
Q: I will be a college freshman next year and at the moment I have my heart set on becoming an English... More  →
Ask a Teacher: What Advice Would You Give to Aspiring Teachers?

Ask a Teacher: Do You Subconsciously Flirt with Students

By Ms. DameApril 27, 2012
Q. Do you subconsciously flirt with students? A. I thought it would be interesting to ask some other teachers their thoughts on this... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Do You Subconsciously Flirt with Students

Ask a Teacher: What's Your Favorite Shakespeare Play?

By Mr. JungApril 13, 2012
Q: What’s your favorite Shakespeare play? Why? A: This is a tough question, because it requires an exclusive answer—it’s like asking a parent... More  →
Ask a Teacher: What's Your Favorite Shakespeare Play?

Ask a Teacher: Do You Get Tired of Teaching the Same Material?

By Ms. DameApril 9, 2012
Q. Do you ever get bored of teaching the same material over and over again? A. One of the greatest aspects of teaching... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Do You Get Tired of Teaching the Same Material?