Topic: teachers

It’s Always ‘Teacher Appreciation Week’ When You Have Kids In School

It's Always 'Teacher Appreciation Week' When You Have Kids In School

As a parent, thinking of all the things you do in a day to help your small child navigate the world could make the idea of turning them over to a big, “scary” school a bit daunting. I know I worried about so many little things when my first child started school and it turned out to be for naught, because her amazing teachers were there every step of the way. More »

If You’re A Daycare Teacher Venting That You ‘Hate Kids’ You Might Not Want To Vent On Facebook

If You're A Daycare Teacher Venting That You 'Hate Kids' You Might Not Want To Vent On Facebook

A single mother in Texas had just started a new job working as a teacher in a daycare center and took to Facebook immediately to report how much she didn’t like it and also, that she hates kids. Nice, right? The post was shared by enough people that it got back to the daycare center and she was fired. This might make me sound cruel but firing her was the exact right thing to do. More »

Teacher Suspended After Racist Tweets Proving Twitter Is Good For Something

Teacher Suspended After Racist Tweets Proving Twitter Is Good For Something

A Texas teacher was suspended without pay pending discharge following an incident of sending out racist Tweets about the recent incidents in Ferguson, Missouri. I was horrified when I read about this but also, thought to myself how stupid this teacher was to spout her racist nonsense on social media. Clearly, she knows it could cause her to lose her job and also, lets everyone know what a racist piece of scum she is. More »