What Does a Teacher Mean When He Calls Your Child Slow, Weak, or Struggling? | college and career ready | Scoop.it
I know a teacher—a great one, actually—who, in private, refers to his students as “bricks.” As in, “dumb as a brick.” You almost never hear that level of candor among teachers, and not just because every parent’s got a lawyer on retainer.

Via Beth Dichter