VKlimTruax wrote: > > Sounds as if someone else has problems with suspensions and absences. This is > the sixth week of classes and already I have students with nine and ten > absences. They don't care and neither do the parents. Our absence policy is a > joke. Up to 30 absences if they have "medical reasons". Don't you get steamed > over continuity problems? And then they come in and get in your face and say > "What did we do when I was out?" > I'm afraid I am not usually very nice to some of the darlings. My standard > reply is "Why, sweetie, we just sat and waited until you came back." Then I > tell them to wait until the rest of the class is doing what I assigned and if > I can catch them up, I will. > vkt
I don't know what to think.. I've never experienced such blatant
disrespect for everyone and everything as I have with my students over
the last few weeks. It's truly unbelievable. I'm at a loss for words
as to what to say about the situation.