I Had a Favorite Teacher

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    I have been fortunate to have had many

    wonderful teachers over the years both in K-12 and college so far, but the one whom gets the top spot is definitely my high school French teacher. She was and still is someone very poised, elegant, and incredibly smart yet someone who knew when to let loose. Even though I've...
    NothingWithoutLove13 NothingWithoutLove13
    22-25, F
    Jul 12, 2015

    One Of..

    ..my favorite teachers was the one I had in fourth grade. I liked her because she was pretty. She also use to talk to me and my friends all the time. Back then me and my friends were obsessed with wrestling. Her nephew liked it also so she would sit with us at lunch to discuss it...
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    Mar 19, 2010

    I now have a new favourite teacher.

    Head of english... Heres the story... ITS KINDA GROSS SO IF YOURE SQUEAMISH DONT READ ON So i had a really bad stomach ache and id taken tablets but they disnt work so i just tried to get on with the day( im not aloud anymore time off school ) at 3:20 (15 minutes till...
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    Feb 13, 2015

    A Few of Them Actually.

    I've been pretty lucky in that I've had a bunch of really amazing teachers in my life.  Especially in high school.  Kevin the drama teacher, Aurel the art teacher, Alan the drama camp teacher, Craig the insane music teacher, Marilee, who taught drawing on the weekends...
    musickink musickink
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 1, 2009

    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 page long letter about how she would always have a special place in my heart and how thankful i was to have her in my life for three and a half...
    NothingWithoutLove13 NothingWithoutLove13
    22-25, F
    Jul 19, 2015

    Mr. D

    I had a teacher in high school called Mr. D. He teached english class, and I absolutely loved him. He would work with students. Everyday, he says how great my class is. He would start off with a life lesson. It mostly pretains to his life, and it is inspiring.Then, he would...
    dave0903 dave0903
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 10, 2010


    she was my teacher in the ninth grade.she was the only one that reconized how much of a struggel i was going through.i was doing great in school work,i was at the time mentally wrecked.she helped me a lot.and i have never forgotten it.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    1 Response Apr 1, 2009

    My Fave Teacher

    He was my 6th class teacher so he taught me at around age 11 i have known him since i was 4yrs of age! he was a brill teacher and everybody loved him, he treated everyone equa land looked out for all students. ask anyone who attended that school up to1998 and they will tell you...
    lonelygirl1998 lonelygirl1998
    31-35, F
    Jul 31, 2011

    I Have Always Had Favourites

    I really liked my 1st grade teacher I used to bring violets in silver foil to school of her ... I really loved her so much... I liked a nun who was my teacher in grade 7 at the convent school at St Mary's she later left the church I really admired Paul Readon - a great legal...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Sep 6, 2011


    I had a English teacher and a History teacher that were sisters. I never had money to eat lunch at school. They knew this somehow. Each day at lunch one or the other would ask me to pick up their trays and insist they pay for mine as doing this favor for them. I did not...
    closedin closedin
    4 Responses Sep 12, 2008

    I Did....

    I was brought up in segregated education from the age of 4 to 16, I was only educated with Protestants, let out of school at different times to the Catholic school in town in case a riot would ensue. My favourite teacher was actually my first ever Catholic teacher-  a...
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    1 Response Mar 21, 2009

    Not sure why this was taken down,

    but I am putting it back up, hope it was a mistake.. I was homeless from age 17- till four months after my 18 th birthday. It was my senior year in high school, I managed to stay and finish school, thanks to in no small part my Graphics Art teacher Mr. "T", he ran the school...
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    5 Responses Jul 10, 2015

    My whole life, I've been known

    as the quiet student. I have a lot of anxiety when it comes to talking to anyone who I don't really trust. None of my teachers that I ever had really agknowlaged much about me. I was kinda just there. Thats just how I've always felt. When I was 13 I started to cut myself. I hid...
    Jessica4729 Jessica4729
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 6, 2014

    Mrs. Loring

    Mrs. Loring was my 12th grade Government teacher, and she is the one I thank today for my love of world politics and justice for all. I was never a current events buff- I shunned the news (boring!) and hated to discuss politics (I don't CARE!). When I got stuck in Mrs. Loring's...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Mar 30, 2010
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