Electronic Device One-Pager

Top Electronic Device Excuses

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Here are some of the more common remarks when I attempt to confiscate an electronic device in class.



lindas epiphany

The horror.


refund tuition

Ha ha.


Guest Cartoonist: Why Do You Get To Use Your Phone?

bethany phone comic

Our guest cartoonist is back. She will turn 7 next month. 🙂
Here is the dialogue:
Student: “Why do you get to use your phone in class?”
Teacher: “Because I’m the boss of you and go back and do your work.”
Student: “Ugh!”


Home sick today…

Don’t have much to do…enjoy. 🙂
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a day in the


A Typical Class

Recognize anything familiar from your classes?

a typical class 2

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I Keep Bumping Into Desks

smaller aisles

I keep bumping into desks. When I think I can fit through the aisle, I realize I was wrong. I keep having the awkward experience of my body accidentally brushing a student. Unfortunately, I have the sneaking suspicion that the aisles aren’t getting smaller.


Captive Audience

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I thought I found the solution to the problem of students not doing their reading homework. I soon saw the drawbacks to this solution.


Conspiracy Theory

common core

Even if you’re not as extreme as the example above, aren’t we all a little suspicious of common core standards?


Effective Praise

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This is the final comic created from the Boys Town training strategies. Don’t forget to reserve your spot!