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Worn out teachers
« on: April 02, 2009, 12:31:16 PM »
Well, its getting to the end of the school year and I think most of us teachers (especially public school teachers) are exhausted. I know I am starting to get a bit grouchier with the students. Please keep us all in your prayers.
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2009, 12:34:01 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2009, 12:56:20 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2009, 01:56:40 PM »
Lord have mercy on us all.
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2009, 02:30:45 PM »
Ugh.  Just had an awful third period after two fantastic morning classes (same exact material, VERY different group of kids).  Thanks for the prayers.  Lord have mercy on us.
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2009, 02:33:46 PM »
Ugh.  Just had an awful third period after two fantastic morning classes (same exact material, VERY different group of kids).  Thanks for the prayers.  Lord have mercy on us.
I know what you mean. Interesting coincidence, my third period was just aweful today.
:(   This is why most teachers enjoy happy hour on the weekend. ;)
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2009, 03:15:57 PM »
Lord, grant patience!

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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2009, 04:23:54 PM »
God be with you guys!  :)
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #8 on: April 02, 2009, 06:02:35 PM »
As a fellow teacher, let me just say--thanks for the prayers!

Lord, have mercy on us teachers.  Grant us peace, charity and patience as we relate with our students.

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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #9 on: April 02, 2009, 06:19:27 PM »
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #10 on: April 02, 2009, 09:16:36 PM »
Gospode Pomiluj......
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #11 on: April 02, 2009, 09:17:28 PM »
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #12 on: April 02, 2009, 09:38:09 PM »
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #13 on: April 04, 2009, 08:19:26 AM »
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #14 on: April 04, 2009, 02:33:52 PM »
Well, its getting to the end of the school year and I think most of us teachers (especially public school teachers) are exhausted. I know I am starting to get a bit grouchier with the students. Please keep us all in your prayers.

As retired university faculty, I fully understand that, friend.

Lord, have mercy!


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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #15 on: April 06, 2009, 11:27:13 PM »
Lord, have mercy! Dear Jesus, please help all those, who are involved in teaching worldwide. Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #16 on: April 11, 2009, 11:05:20 PM »
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Re: Worn out teachers
« Reply #17 on: April 12, 2009, 01:14:09 AM »
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