As a teacher, what was one struggle with your own child's classroom teacher?

My child entered kindergarten reading, knowing how to print the alphabet, knowing how to print her name, and knowing how to add, subtract, and count by twos. She could sing lots of nursery songs and popular songs. She was a good listener. She had no difficulties learning to be a good classroom citizen or fitting in with kindergarten

What is it like to be a high school teacher?

Teaching high school students is a pretty amazing career. It can be emotionally and physically exhausting at times, but it is worth it.I work with kids from all levels of socio economic status, intellectual and physical abilities, and maturity. I have taught children who were descendants of Mayflower pilgrims

As a student, what made you a teacher's pet?

Never in grade school or high school. But in college, maybe a little.

What does it feel like to be lonely?

Everyday you wish you had someone to share ideas, love, activities, thoughts etc with.Everyday seems sort of empty and bland. Nothing except for yourself seems real. People and the world around you seem almost like aliens if you're lonely long

What did a teacher say that made you immediately walk out of the classroom?

What did a teacher say that made you immediately walk out of the classroom?I need to answer this question to make a point: teachers should not insult well-meaning and hard-working students in front of an entire class. If you have a problem with a student, and unless it's Kindergarten, speak

What's it like to be a primary school teacher?

It's a huge responsibility with amazing rewards. For 8 hours a day you get to provide a safe, secure, stimulating environment for 20 plus kids. It's a place where diversity is accepted and students are intuitively kind; it's magical. Students learn so much so quickly. They rise to our expectations and can tackle rigorous problem solving

What do you feel in your life that makes you crazy?

To put it bluntly, what makes me go crazy is the kind of stubborn people who, even when they're obviously wrong, don't want to admit their mistake. I mean, we all makes mistake, and for me personally, i think it's okay to make mistake every

Can you share your experience selling a used/ junk car?

A couple years ago one of my casual business friends had his business flooded out. The rains came. The river went over its bank and he lost two later model cars that he did not have insured. (Not very bright) He also lost his rented office and tools

Teachers, what has been the most horrifying moment in your classroom?

This answer is dedicated to the people who think teachers have it way too easy and don't really earn their money.It was my first high school behaviour class in my first year of teaching. I had the most difficult students all put together and we were in a portable. The department head was

What does it feel like to be lonely?

Everyday you wish you had someone to share ideas, love, activities, thoughts etc with.Everyday seems sort of empty and bland. Nothing except for yourself seems real. People and the world around you seem almost like aliens if you're lonely long

Have you ever had your car stolen?

Technically, my Holden Torana 253 V8 was stolen one night while I stayed overnight in a caravan park. The evil bastards smashed a side window and pushed it into the middle of the road and tried to start it. I was having huge problems at the time with the carb

What did a teacher say that made you immediately walk out of the classroom?

What did a teacher say that made you immediately walk out of the classroom?I need to answer this question to make a point: teachers should not insult well-meaning and hard-working students in front of an entire class. If you have a problem with a student, and unless it's Kindergarten, speak

What's it like to be a primary school teacher?

It's a huge responsibility with amazing rewards. For 8 hours a day you get to provide a safe, secure, stimulating environment for 20 plus kids. It's a place where diversity is accepted and students are intuitively kind; it's magical. Students learn so much so quickly. They rise to our expectations and can tackle rigorous problem solving

What was it like to be Mark Zuckerberg's classmate?

My history teacher (someone I'm good friends with) taught Mark Zuckerberg in a public high school when she was just starting out as a teacher. According to her, he didn't strike her as anything special. Smart, but nothing to write

As a teacher, what was one struggle with your own child's classroom teacher?

My child entered kindergarten reading, knowing how to print the alphabet, knowing how to print her name, and knowing how to add, subtract, and count by twos. She could sing lots of nursery songs and popular songs. She was a good listener. She had no difficulties learning to be a good classroom citizen or fitting in with kindergarten

What is it like to be a high school teacher?

Teaching high school students is a pretty amazing career. It can be emotionally and physically exhausting at times, but it is worth it.I work with kids from all levels of socio economic status, intellectual and physical abilities, and maturity. I have taught children who were descendants of Mayflower pilgrims

Have dreams ever affected your love life?

Yes. Dreams still affect my love life to this day, and I've learned to live with it.Its all really what seems to me like a long back story. But I'll make it somewhat short,When I was in the sixth grade a girl transferred to my school and instantly caught my eye. (I know, 6th grade lol) anyways,

What have you heard accidentally after someone thought their phone call with you was over?

I met a guy (let's call him Charlie) and we dated for a short time. He had a fairly important and very well-paid job, he loved dining out, and he was funny and smart. However, he was also a chronic alcoholic. He did not

What was the best online learning experience you had?

Back in 201, I was hired by SCI as a lead instructional Designer. I was hired into a small team based on a great interview. My manager is someone who I still highly respect today. He taught me so much because I was open to learning new styles, new

What is it like to have one of your teachers die in high school?

About a week before my sophomore year of high school started, I was walking down the sidewalk in an older section of town, lots of Depression-era homes.   I was off in my own world and for some reason I stopped to look at this

What is life before life?

Actually a real answer to that queation based on evidence is hard to tell. You can find answers in different religions but you have to be believer

Have you ever seen a teacher get completely roasted by a student in high school?

Absolutely. After 12 years of public education (k-12), I've seen my fair share of sassy remarks coming from students.My favorite memory in particular came as a series of rapid fire, puny retorts that all stemmed from a small Indian boy on

What's the best thing happening in your life right now?

I am 25, single, working in an IT company living with other flatmates. My life was going monotonously, sleeping, office, home. Almost I felt like I was achieving nothing and was kind of bored. I had several things in my mind that I always wanted to

What's the weirdest thing you have seen at school or in the classroom?

This was not something I saw, at least not until I'd been smelling it for several days. The classroom had dome light fixtures, like this one:

What is something a teacher did/said that made you drop their class?

The one time I really wanted to drop someone's class, I couldn't. I had to have the class that semester. It wasn't anything specific he said or did. He seemed a nice man actually. But he had this incredibly monotone voice, his class was 90 minutes, and he lectured the entire time. It

What's it like to be a primary school teacher?

It's a huge responsibility with amazing rewards. For 8 hours a day you get to provide a safe, secure, stimulating environment for 20 plus kids. It's a place where diversity is accepted and students are intuitively kind; it's magical. Students learn so much so quickly. They rise to our expectations and can tackle rigorous problem solving

Have you ever seen a student get roasted by a teacher?

It was the worst day of my life.I was in 7th class. There was one boy in my class who was topper of all the sections(Take his name as X)and he always scored full marks in computers. Our whole class used to

What was the best online learning experience you had?

Back in 201, I was hired by SCI as a lead instructional Designer. I was hired into a small team based on a great interview. My manager is someone who I still highly respect today. He taught me so much because I was open to learning new styles, new

What does it feel like to drive a car at 100mph?

We have a national speed limit of 130 km/h, 81 mph, so 85 mph is quite common.100 mph? 160 km/h? Seriously?A bit faster, nothing special.Depending on your car, things can become

What do you feel in your life that makes you crazy?

To put it bluntly, what makes me go crazy is the kind of stubborn people who, even when they're obviously wrong, don't want to admit their mistake. I mean, we all makes mistake, and for me personally, i think it's okay to make mistake every

What is it like to own an electric car with limited range?

The lesson learned in my household is yes, 90% of the trips can be managed by the electric car, but that 10% are often critical and difficult enough to warrant having a dependable long-range vehicle available.After getting the Nissan Leaf, our Honda

What's the best thing happening in your life right now?

I am 25, single, working in an IT company living with other flatmates. My life was going monotonously, sleeping, office, home. Almost I felt like I was achieving nothing and was kind of bored. I had several things in my mind that I always wanted to

What is life before life?

Actually a real answer to that queation based on evidence is hard to tell. You can find answers in different religions but you have to be believer

Has anyone ever been tried and found guilty of murder but not been sent to prison?

In the United States (Florida) there are many different types of murder: felony murder, first degree murder, second degree (reckless) murder, third degree (negligent) murder, driving under the influence manslaughter and vehicular manslaughter. So when you say

What is the most horrible thing you have seen on the dark web?

It was last year when I thought of exploring the invisible web (deep web) and the dark web for the first time, I was really curious about it, being a Computer Science and Engineering student. But, I didn't know how to access it. So, I searched for a while and then got the required

What are some useful everyday hacks you have learned?

Storage/stowagePacking cubes are not just for travel. I use them daily to store all sorts of other items including books, shoes, hand washable laundry, packaged foods, cleaning rags and dishtowels, and the t-shirts and pjs that stay under my pillow. I live on a small sailboat