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lindas epiphany

The horror.

Another Day in Teacher Paradise

another day

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This is for all the parents who are also teachers. 🙂


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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Nothing to Complain About

nothing to complain about

This wouldn’t be me.


Summer Reading

summer reading

Summer reading helps students…if they actually do it.


Who’s Driving?

school car

Who is driving our schools today? Who is getting run over in the process?


Watch Your Back

union business date

Teachers are easy targets, but I never thought we would be under attack in California. The recent Vergara v. California ruling strips teachers of essential job protections under the pretense of “equality.” Without these job protections, low-income and inner-city schools will become even harder to staff. The case seemed like it helped needy kids, but the media frenzy neglected to uncover the motives of David Welch, the rich Silicon Valley financier of the case. His investments include Microsoft, Pearson, and the Eli Broad Foundation…all big businesses who will benefit from making teachers easier to fire. Mark my words, pay for performance is not far behind. I wrote letters and sent emails about this travesty, but the local newspaper didn’t publish it and my Congressman hasn’t gotten back to me. It’s like no one cares. Protect your job and fight for our rights. Teachers are under attack in California. Watch your back.