Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Monday, December 07, 2015
My fellow teachers -- starry-eyed neophytes and grizzled veterans alike -- will appreciate this little exchange:
Me: Anonymous, you've really pulled your grades up!
Anonymous: Yeah, my parents told me they'd buy me a video game.
Me: But doesn't it feel great to achieve?
Anonymous: I really want that video game.
And to Mr. and Mrs. Anonymous, let me just say it's money well spent.