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6 Teachers You'll Meet this School Year

By Bo LarkinSeptember 4, 2013
What’s more stressful than being a student transitioning from months of long, sun-soaked summer days to the rigid, brisk pace... More  →
6 Teachers You'll Meet this School Year

10 (Possibly Fake) Classes You MUST Take This School Year

By Rebecca Jane StokesAugust 19, 2013
On your way back to school, it's easy to be sorrowful and pine for days of summer long gone. It's even easier... More  →
10 (Possibly Fake) Classes You MUST Take This School Year

Gym Teachers Wears the Same Outfit in His Yearbook Photo for 40 Years

By Valerie BurnJuly 3, 2013
File under: Teachers Who Are Doing it Right. For literally 40 years, gym teacher Dale Irby wore the same exact outfit in his... More  →
Gym Teachers Wears the Same Outfit in His Yearbook Photo for 40 Years

Confessions of a Teacher's Kid, Part Two

By Sydney ScottMay 9, 2013
Way back in July 2011, my very first Sparkler post, Confessions of a Teacher’s Kid, was published. And in the two... More  →
Confessions of a Teacher's Kid, Part Two

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