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I Am a Middle School Teacher

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    First Internship

    So I feel like the title tells it all. I am currently in my first internship in a middle school science class room. i teach six classes of 7th grade and one class of 8th grade. The best way i can explain this experience is overwhelming. I am only there two days a week and i have...
    christy0590 christy0590 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2012

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    In Dire Need of Help

    I am a middle school teacher in a froeign country. I am an American who lives in the Czech Republic. I teach middle school English in a Czech national school. The children I teach do not speak English and I speak very little Czech as I have only lived here for a year. I have...
    czkrista czkrista 31-35 1 Response Aug 19, 2008

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    How do you teach this age group how to be less

    self centered? My students have no desire to help others.
    sherjane sherjane 22-25, F Nov 11, 2014

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    School starts tomorrow and I don't even have a backpack lol
    kyleej kyleej 16-17, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I actually think I'm more myself at school than at home. I don't know why but I think I'm more comfortable around my friends than my family.
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    Back to school gets me really depressed.
    leslie2508 leslie2508 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Hi, i have never liked to go to school, in the 0, 1st and 2nd grader i did alot of werid things because, it was boring. my teachers wanted to send me into a special school, for...
    NothingToLose1998 NothingToLose1998 16-17, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    So today was.... i might need to invent a word to describe what happened this day.... So I was at the school library studying for my exam at Information and Computer Technology...
    HeartsBlossoms HeartsBlossoms 13-15, F 11 hrs ago

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    I never wore kilts or skirts to school, however I wore skirts most of the time outside of school. I actually wore shorts to school right through to the age of 18. However when I...
    littlegreyshorts littlegreyshorts 51-55, M 16 hrs ago

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    Back to school is happening all over again. Social media: hooray! Back to school~ 50% off for shoes! #1stdayofschool<3 #bcktoschoolshopping #missyou #1stdayselfie Reality...
    Violetlolla2 Violetlolla2 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's funny because people make high school seem like it's hell and it's a horror movie but it's really not I mean last year (freshmen year) I was super nervous on the first day of...
    jayg2000 jayg2000 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    I am getting ready to start my last year of middle school (8th grade) and I must say I really didn't like having to ride the school bus over the past two years, but there's nothing...
    chloehenderson chloehenderson 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I didn't start out with that hate, it developed over time. I LOVED elementary school. Had plenty of friends. Learning was broken up by recess time. Everything we learned was so...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    in some ways, I hesitate to post this story. I am now 45, those days are long gone and I feel immense love in the black community of women where I choose to be, once a week...
    badassgirrrl badassgirrrl 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I will be a freshman in high school this year and I must admit that I am very nervous about starting high school. I've heard that the transition from middle school to high school...
    girlfullofenergy girlfullofenergy 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I was in school at the age of 16 and I had a teacher who liked to get me mad, one day I reached my breaking point with her.I said to her "your a F***ing C*nt" she sent me to the...
    Soggysarah Soggysarah 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I had a crush with my special ed teacher when I was in elementary school between the grades third thru sixth. I still remember her name. She was very nice to me. She was only...
    GuyFromTennessee GuyFromTennessee 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    My Home Economics teacher in highschool, Ms H. She was about 5'7, In her 30s, fit, light-skin, brown eyes, natural brown curls, big bust & even bigger *** with a sweet voice. I can...
    TOR0NTOguy TOR0NTOguy 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have this teacher who I, for the longest time, wanted to be friends with because he was hilarious and really nice. The only thing is that over time I kinda became overly attached...
    MARAVELOUS MARAVELOUS 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    He was a substitute teacher, in his mid twenties. I was 16. He was the most gorgeous man I have ever seen in real life. I was the "helpful" student, answered all his questions...
    macabre00 macabre00 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    Classes are almost ending for the summer. I take every opportunity I can to be near you without seeming creepy. Last night I dreamt about you. You finally told me you loved me. Of...
    CindyLEvans CindyLEvans 16-17, F Jul 26

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    I know that I am probably not as mature as I could be but you should see most of the boys at my school. They are so childish and immature it isn't even funny. Just some of the...
    danielle1357 danielle1357 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    So this year I had a class I won't name and let's just say its not a class anybody in Highschool looks forward to. I thought I'd hav some creepy old teacher, but in walks this hot...
    BeautifullyBrokenTeen BeautifullyBrokenTeen 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    School starts for me in a little less than a month and I am really not looking forward to going back. I will be in the 8th grade this year and this will be my final year of middle...
    hannahphillips hannahphillips 13-15, F Jul 23

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    Over the next few months I could feel myself falling in love with him. I wanted to be around him all the time. He made me feel so happy, because he always complimented my hard work...
    HawaiianGirl191 HawaiianGirl191 13-15, F Jul 23

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    Today was one of my favourite teachers - Mr Townsend last day. I have known him for around three years but the past year we have grown really close. He told us he was leaving...
    MiniBecca25 MiniBecca25 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Well,not really "am" but "was".Because ive been out of school almost 20 years.But i was in love with my tenth grade English teacher.Most ppl would think she was average looking,but...
    usernameagain9 usernameagain9 36-40, M Jul 21

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    My father was in the army and spent much of his career abroad. I was sent to an army boarding school in London, where I spent most of my life from the age of 7 to 18. They had two...
    bramblehepworth bramblehepworth 56-60, F 6 Responses Jul 21

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    One day, near the end of senior year in high school, our Honors French class decided to give our student teacher a hotfoot. This wasn't just a randomly mean prank. The teacher...
    GenesiusRedux GenesiusRedux 51-55, M 3 Responses Jul 20

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    Three years after graduating from high school my favorite teacher is still in my life. I had always seen her as a kind of mother figure to me and when I graduated I left her a two...
    NothingWithoutLove13 NothingWithoutLove13 18-21, F Jul 19

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    When I was in elementary school I used to get beat up a lot by some of the other kids. It was both boys and girls who beat me up. It was kind of a tough inner city school and there...
    allisonhashope allisonhashope 13-15, F Jul 19

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    Seriously, let me explain. Alright, when I was in the third, fourth grade or so, I had this one teacher and this stupid school system. Every morning I'd come off the bus and be...
    Brinnah Brinnah 70+, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Hey guys! Just thought I'd give a little update; I messaged my teacher on Google+ (the only way I know how to get in contact with him) and told him I appreciated having him as a...
    acidicgirl13 acidicgirl13 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    It was in my younger years as I was growing up. Up until around 8 or 9 I had female teachers. I guess we just had more female teachers than male. And soon after we had our first...
    23kk23 23kk23 18-21, F Jul 15

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    lazy high school history teacher #866: I used to have the diving coach as my high school US history teacher who just played movies through the entire school year. This included...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    I,m a photographer and have always thought that would be a good photo shoot, the teacher - school girl thing is so naughty too. Good thing I am not a teacher in the UK, lol, I,d...
    HardnThick4U HardnThick4U 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I have been the victim of bullying at school for at least a couple of years now, ever since I've been in middle school. No one ever bothered me when I was in grade school but ever...
    laurenholliday laurenholliday 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    It began this time last year, the summer before my senior year, I met this guy- he was the most genuine guy with such a big heart. He was 22 and worked in IT. We began texting...
    Friend607 Friend607 18-21 1 Response Jul 13

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    So up until the Christmas holidays, my test results are now A's and A* which are fantastic for me as it's ahead of the level I'm only suppose to get at the end of next year. And...
    HawaiianGirl191 HawaiianGirl191 13-15, F Jul 12

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    We were getting our results back for our end of topic exam and I got a B which was my expected target for the end of the year. and he was really happy, he came over and said (my...
    HawaiianGirl191 HawaiianGirl191 13-15, F Jul 12

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    Do you remember that I talked about some photos of my teacher and me? Well, he couldn't send them to me because he lost his cellphone so I'm not going to see those photos anymore...
    M4R1LYN M4R1LYN 13-15, F Jul 12

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