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Hard Truths Not Taught In Schools

Quora question: What are some hard truths teachers never tell students about after school life?


Yes, Virginia. There is such a thing as a Stupid Question

I knew that when I returned to the classroom I was going to be subjected to all the familiar stupid student questions, but even I wasn’t prepared for this: “If I don’t turn in my paper, will I still get credit for it?” While many students have asked similar questions in class, this was the first time I had ever gotten it so blatant and overt. And so insane.

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