Teachers

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Master Fantasy Author Terry Brooks on The Teacher Who Made Him Want to Write


Considering how much time we spend with them as we’re growing up, teachers can have as much of an influence on our lives as our parents. Most of us can probably remember a few teachers who touched our lives in some way, from sharing a few kind words or advice when we needed it, or [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Brilliant Teacher Threatens to Spoil ‘Game of Thrones’ for Misbehaving Students


Brilliant Teacher Threatens to Spoil ‘Game of Thrones’ for Misbehaving Students

Detention, demerits, or extra homework? Forget them. This German math teacher really knows how to get his students’ attention: by threatening them with A Game of Thrones spoilers. And it wasn’t an idle threat, either. Evidently this teacher is a fan of the series and has read all of the books. I’m assuming his students [...]

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Star Wars

The Force is Strong With This One: Meet Teacher and ‘Star Wars’ Fan Brian Dennert


PpscqOYMeet high school history teacher and major Star Wars fan Brian Denner, whose school ID photos have become something of a legend online. Denner’s latest proves that just because you’re a grown man you can’t be a beautiful young “Princess” for a day, and just because you’re a teacher you don’t have to say goodbye to your inner child. After I stopped laughing (approvingly) at Denner dressed as Princess Leia, I knew I had to find him and talk with him:

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