Friday, February 04, 2011

Adventures in parent conferences

A friend of mine posted this hilarious, yet tragically true video on her Facebook page. I thought it was definitely worth posting here, as I have been on the receiving end at one time or another of the majority of the insipid statements made by the mother in this video.



This video sums up one of the major malfunctions of our educational system: enabling parents.

"If a nation expects to be ignorant and free... it expects what never was, and never will be." -Thomas Jefferson

3 comments:

The Vegas Art Guy said...

Cue Metallica's 'Sad but True'...

Darren said...

We've all had a few of those....

Anonymous said...

83 days, 83 days; that is all that I have left in this profession. Oh my, I wonder why I am retiring from this job. Why does the future seem so bright without my ever being in a classroom again. 83 days, 83 days, 83 days...