Right Working Romantic Related Learning Friendly Healthy Legal Inspirational Unfiltered

Home Doesn’t Always Work

, , , | Right | September 24, 2012

(I am a year-five class teacher. I’m dismissing my class of nine- and ten-year-olds at the end of the day when a mother approaches me.)

Mother: “My son’s not been doing his homework!”

Me: “I know. He hasn’t handed his homework in for several weeks now.”

Mother: “Well, I’m not very happy about this!”

Me: “No, nor am I.”

Mother: “So, what are you going to do about it?”

Me: “I can’t make him do his homework. His homework is to be completed at home.”

Mother: “Why?”


Did you find this story using our Teacher roundup?

Click here to read the next story!

Click here to get back to the roundup!

Question of the Week

Tell us about the rudest customer you’ve ever met.

I have a story to share!