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Ten Signs Your Teacher Just Haaates You

By Laura EtheredgeMay 6, 2013
You can't make everyone love you. But some people—i.e., those clutching your life’s balance in their red pen-toting hands—are more important to... More  →
Ten Signs Your Teacher Just Haaates You

Calling All Sparklers: Teach Us Your Talky Ways!

By Laura EtheredgeApril 25, 2013
If you’ve told your parents once, you’ve told them a million times—and yet your dad still awkwardly "holla!"s at you, and your... More  →
Calling All Sparklers: Teach Us Your Talky Ways!

Quiz: Is Your Teacher Crazy?

By Lauren PassellApril 9, 2013
You might complain that your teacher is craaaaazy, but do you really mean it? Is he/she actually crazy? Answer these questions to... More  →
Quiz: Is Your Teacher Crazy?

21 Answers to Give When You Don't Know the Answer

By Kathryn_WilliamsFebruary 21, 2013
It has happened or will happen to all of us (some more than others): you’re asked a question in class, and you... More  →
21 Answers to Give When You Don't Know the Answer

Would You Sue a Teacher Because of a Grade?

By Dan_BergsteinFebruary 13, 2013
When you get a poor grade, your mind runs through a series of emotions: Shock, disappointment, frustration, anger, acceptance...or perhaps blame. Maybe... More  →
Would You Sue a Teacher Because of a Grade?

100 Worst Types of Teachers

By Dan_BergsteinJanuary 25, 2013
Most teachers are nice and helpful, but there are bad, awful, wretched, soulless, freaks of anger who are also allowed to teach.... More  →
100 Worst Types of Teachers

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?

Anatomy of a First-Ever Detention

By Jon_SkindzierOctober 29, 2012
This post was originally published in October, 2009. We love it so much, we want you to read it. —Sparkitors If you've never... More  →
Anatomy of a First-Ever Detention

The Best Ways to Celebrate World Teachers' Day

By Kathryn_WilliamsOctober 1, 2012
October 5 is World Teachers' Day! Yay! They may be an ever-loving pain in your tookis, but when you stop... More  →
The Best Ways to Celebrate World Teachers' Day