I am guiltily caught reading a facebook link. But this story/statement resonated.
Here's the gist;
For the 1st Day of school, a Social Studies teacher had all desks removed from the classroom.
Tells all first-day students they can have their desks when they can tell how they earn them...
Skipping the body of the story to the end of the day...
(here is the full story)
... and the teacher has 27 veterans each bring in a desk and place it in classroom order.
Teacher's explains that the students don't have to earn their desks... these vets already did it for them.
[EDIT] Oops, I botched the title - just ignore that " 's " - it in the wrong place.
great example, I could have easily been one of the vets bringing the chairs into the classroom. This is an example of a good teacher, how about the bad one in GA that stood before her middle school students and said that Obama and his supporters were not Christian. Did not mean to get off topic, but why cant more teachers follow the example of your account?
by maven1016 years ago
Here's a solution to all the controversy over full-body scanners at the airports. Have a booth that you can step into that will not X-ray you, but will detonate any explosive device you may have on your...
by Mikeydoes6 years ago
Having a religion instantly puts meaning into your life, while atheism has no real meaning for life. What if god didn't exist? How would you cope? Would life be Way harder on you? But mainly my Main question is...
by Steven Escareno4 years ago
I just saw the new "waiting for superman" documentary, and it had a lot of scary facts about the decline of our school system. many of which may be next to impossible to abolishing. Like did you...
by jerami5 years ago
Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations." What is this verse saying? What does it mean to YOU?
Copyright © 2016 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.