teaching

I Was Part of a High School Cheating Mafia

We called ourselves “rats” — a mafia of high school cheaters with various ranks, responsibilities and expertise. Our operation infiltrated every subject, from precalculus and physics to…

All The Dumbest Stuff Our Dumbest Teachers Ever Said

To become a teacher, one ought to know something. Ideally, you’d know several things. In the best of all worlds, though, you would know many…

Self Help Patrol: Hypnotherapy

There’s almost nothing I won’t do to avoid grading papers. Time in the classroom with my students is a font of Dead Poets Society–style inspiration…