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I Am a Middle School Teacher

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 15 People

    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 1 Response Nov 11

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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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    I'm in 8th grade and failing
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    When I was in upper-middle school, I had the biggest crush on my math teacher! He was handsome and sweet, as a good teacher should be (duh!). My mom even commented on how good...
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    I miss a lot of things and people: my dad, my dog, my school, mates from school, teachers, friends but today, I am going to write about my school. Fourteen years ago, when I...
    Presently01 Presently01 18-21 Dec 5

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    I went through grades 1-6 fearing the paddle greatly. I heard many kids take 3 loud pops in the hallway in elementary school, just hearing it was scary to me. When I entered middle...
    trent74 trent74 36-40, M 5 Responses Nov 27

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    This may sound cliche but I hated high school because of a boy.I thought I loved him,but I was completely wrong.It all started my freshman year.He was a sophomore who was second...
    Katherine27 Katherine27 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    In elementary school, I only had one friend each year. Often they would be transfered for being bullied. Middle School I had a group of friends, but we were the out crowd. High...
    dreamingoptimist dreamingoptimist 22-25, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    When I was a freshman in middle school I was a straight A's student. At the end of the second term, the principal came to my class to talk to me and she announced that I had won...
    nowherewego nowherewego 16-17, F Nov 29

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    SO I was reading a confession and it was about a girl who is in love with her teacher. Well I've always wanted to sleep with one of my teachers in high school or college. Well my...
    imateenagewasteland imateenagewasteland 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    My name is Afraa, and I would like to write about the climax of my life… falling in love with my teacher. This particular teacher had a great impact on my life. In fact, I fell...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 21

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    After school ends at 4:00pm, we have to walk back to our boarding school for about 15 minutes. Once we arrive at the boarding school, we have to greet our class teacher first...
    hopetolive2000 hopetolive2000 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    Well guys... I just sent my teacher a friend request on Facebook. I cannot tell you how alert I am. I am constantly checking my Facebook every second and it's getting hectic for me...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Valentine's Day Fire Drill Ugh, this blasted day. I have always been an anti-Valentine's Day person. But that day, I refused to let it eat me up. I was actually in love for...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    I talked about my story with my drama teacher already, how close we are and how much we talk. Well, last night, after theatre rehearsals for Diary of Anne Frank, as I was coming...
    SilencesLullaby SilencesLullaby 13-15, F Dec 3

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    You guys think you've got it bad? Well my teacher is the devil in disguise! Okay, it started out like a regular school year. Then at my f***ing conference, the teacher blamed me...
    KatanaMistress KatanaMistress 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    I can't believe how much happened today it's just amazing. So I'll start from the beginning (it's going to be long, be prepared): Today I was (as always) at University, going to my...
    HelenaMai HelenaMai 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    To those of you who don't go to school you may not get why this happens. School is not how it used to be. For starters, I'm in year ten (England) which means I've started GCSE...
    shadowgem shadowgem 13-15, F Dec 8

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    Hi, I didn't go to school yesterday as I wasn't feeling well but I forgot to report it to the school. Today, as I was feeling better, the teacher called me to be punished. And as...
    hopetolive2000 hopetolive2000 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 29

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    On Monday, some of our classmates got punished very severely. However, i'll tell it from my perspective. It all started with an extreme stinging pain in the ear. "Sophie, haven...
    hopetolive2000 hopetolive2000 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    My teacher called my mom and told her that my attitude is out of control and I'm always in some type of augment now my mom is going to have a longer talk with me about my behavior...
    FLAndFF FLAndFF 16-17, F 2 Responses 48 mins ago

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    Okay. This is another one of my crazy stories. So, right now, I am into my third month of *th Grade. Remember how I told you about the teacher I was in love with last year, Mr. R...
    ClarinetIsLife ClarinetIsLife 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    Hi guys, this few days has been orientation week. It means that we must wear full school attire, follow all the school rules, be introduced to the teacher, and more... I would like...
    hopetolive2000 hopetolive2000 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    I absolutely love one of my ex teachers, he taught me in high school and the first time I had him we didn't bother with each other much. In my old high school we are like a family...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    He's my theatre teacher-And no, he isnt the stereotypical gay theatre guy. So stop there with that stereotype. Last year, when I was a new kid at my school, and I was sitting in...
    SilencesLullaby SilencesLullaby 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    Hi! I'm now going to school regularly. After school, we have to stay at the boarding school which has its own particular rules as well. I'll be telling about them and about the...
    hopetolive2000 hopetolive2000 13-15, F Dec 5

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    Hi guys! I told you in my last experience that I will tell you about the disciplinary measures and punishments in this post. If you haven't read my last experience, please do so...
    hopetolive2000 hopetolive2000 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    It was the first day of my sophomore year. At that time, I had no idea this year was going to be the best year of my life. Of course, on the first day of school, everybody was...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F Nov 22

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    Our First Conversation First semester was coming to an end. Where did the time go? Truthfully, I did not feel it go by. It was the last day of first semester and I was eager for...
    TheLoneRaven TheLoneRaven 18-21, F Nov 22

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    So another occasion. For a high school requirement, everyone had to deliver notes to classes sometimes. I had it happen twice. I feared it so much. I knew how much I was hated, I...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 21

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    Apart from an incident with the PE teacher, which I have mentioned in a previous post, there was only one occasion when I got the slipper at school. I was being disruptive in...
    Sarah667 Sarah667 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Another one of my high school horror stories. So, for drama class we had to go to the school hall and move and carry things. The teacher wasn't there. I can't really remember much...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 21

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    Hey guys so this is what happened last week .. I was sitting and the library teacher came and suddenly said “ I lost your phone number and he was playing with his phone” I...
    InLove000 InLove000 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 5

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    So..I really don't know how to start this but I am desperately wanting to get this off my chest. Im 13, an 8th grader..still an innocent child and to others perspective as normal...
    mystiquisha mystiquisha 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    So today I was wearing a yellow tank top which shows my chest a bit with jeans ,combat boots and flannel . I was sitting with my friend ... then the two ,libary and computer...
    InLove000 InLove000 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Not me as caning isn’t allowed in school now but my aunty Vi was telling me in the kitchen the first time she got the cane in school when she was about 13. She said that she and...
    Susanna96 Susanna96 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 30

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    Should I use corporal punishment? I have volunteered to teach in a school in Swaziland for two years. I arrived just over a week ago and have spent the last few days shadowing...
    RichardMoly RichardMoly 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 20

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    Should I use corporal punishment? I have volunteered to teach in a school in Swaziland for two years. I arrived just over a week ago and have spent the last few days shadowing...
    RichardMoly RichardMoly 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 20

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    He's gone now, nothing I can do. He announced that he was leaving today. When I asked the other teachers they said he would be staying, and I think he knew it would upset us so he...
    CindyLEvans CindyLEvans 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    I started school this year expecting nothing special, just another ordinary year. I was walking out of the school on the last day of the first week when I was looking down at my...
    RonnieRider RonnieRider 18-21 Dec 2

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    At the beginning of the school year I walked into one of my classes and sat down. I couldn't see the teacher at all, to my knowledge. There was this really really cute guy pacing...
    SailorChubbyBunny SailorChubbyBunny 18-21, F Dec 5

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