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What Your Teachers Are Really Thinking in the Last Week of School

By Christin GestJune 17, 2014
While your mind has been on vacay since spring break, beckoning you to watch just one more... More  →
What Your Teachers Are Really Thinking in the Last Week of School

Fictional Teachers Who Deserve a Big Shiny Apple

By Chrissie GruebelJune 2, 2014
They make you want to stand up on a desk. Or duel until you defeat the dark forces. Or join the mathletes.... More  →
Fictional Teachers Who Deserve a Big Shiny Apple

The Do's and Dont's of Arguing a Grade With Your Teacher

By Jason SaenzFebruary 25, 2014
Are report card is like a boyfriend—it usually is wrong and sometimes it can be argued with. If you think you deserve... More  →
The Do's and Dont's of Arguing a Grade With Your Teacher

WATCH: The Best Snow Day Announcement Ever

By Bailey_SwilleyFebruary 14, 2014
How's this for a snow day announcement? Head of Durham Academy Michael Ulku-Steiner and Assistant Head of School/Upper School Director Lee Hark... More  →
WATCH: The Best Snow Day Announcement Ever

Good and Bad Ways to Ask for a Deadline Extension

By Alicia ThomasDecember 18, 2013
Whether you actually NEED the extension or you just really want to catch up on this season of Supernatural is irrelevant. If... More  →
Good and Bad Ways to Ask for a Deadline Extension

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Ask About My Grades Without Offending My Teachers?

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 10, 2013
Dear Auntie, I have recently been wondering how to politely ask a teacher about a low grade and why I got it. The... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Ask About My Grades Without Offending My Teachers?

Hey, Teach! A Guide to the Best Teacher Gifts

By Ashley Brooke RobertsDecember 9, 2013
He spent the whole semester teaching you the difference between further and farther and just when he thought you had a tight... More  →
Hey, Teach! A Guide to the Best Teacher Gifts

Auntie SparkNotes: I Cheated; Should I Confess?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 1, 2013
Hey Auntie, I cheated. More specifically, I cheated on a math test/quiz last year and I got half-caught this year. Basically I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Cheated; Should I Confess?

MORE Things to Say When Your Teacher Calls on You and You Don't Know the Answer

By RG DanielsSeptember 20, 2013
Most of us have experienced a lightning-like panic attack in the classroom. Sometimes it happens when our crush looks RIGHT AT US.... More  →
MORE Things to Say When Your Teacher Calls on You and You Don't Know the Answer

The Worst Teachers in Fiction

By Melissa AlbertSeptember 11, 2013
By now you're probably back in school, settling into a routine, learning the best hallway routes for crush-stalking purposes, and trying to... More  →
The Worst Teachers in Fiction