The Life of a Teacher: As Told by Game of Thrones

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If Game of Thrones has taught us anything, it’s that the unexpected can happen at any time. Just like with teaching, things pop up that we absolutely would not expect in the iconic HBO series. So, it’s only fitting that some of the most popular quotes from the show we’ve come to love be paired with teaching scenarios that almost all of us can relate to. Enjoy!

1. When you find that student who’s been wandering the halls all class period…

2. When a student tries to stand up to you…

3. When you are motivating other teachers who are feeling burnt out in the fall…

4. When you’re tired of reading bad student work…

5. When your teacher BFF asks you how “that kid” has been lately…

6. When a new teacher asks you why you’re in a foul mood…

7. When a non-teacher asks you exactly what it is you do…


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author initialsThis article was written by Jeremiah Walker. He has been teaching for 6 years in Cumming, Georgia as an English Teacher and Head Wrestling Coach, and is part of the team behind the new embeddable video clip website Check him out on FacebookTwitter & Instagram.

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