The Year’s Over, What Now?

By Rachel Gang — July 01, 2008 1 min read
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It’s only a few weeks into summer, and fourth-year teacher Mildly Melancholy misses her students and classroom already. She has some first-time realizations:

I realized anew how much I love field trips. Even when they don't go well. And to be honest, if they don't go well, it's because someone else organized it. ;) I so enjoy exploring new places alongside my students, watching them have a good time learning. It's also the best time for me to be more Normal Person than Strict Teacher, to build a rapport with the kids.

Sounds like she’s found the right profession after all …

A version of this news article first appeared in the Blogboard blog.