In the latest in a string of teacher protests across the country, educators took a personal day to rally at the capitol for better pay and conditions.
Frustrated by the deals that ended walkouts in Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Arizona, educators want to replace the lawmakers who made them.
"I just did a presentation in class and i was stuttering and someone in the back yelled 'RE-RE-REMIX'. I'm dropping out."
Dated textbooks, broken desks, supplies bought out-of-pocket, rats, and mold. Teachers will protest conditions and pay following rallies in West Virginia, Kentucky, and Oklahoma.
They get off at 3 every day.
These teachers didn't know whether to laugh or quit their jobs.
Who said teachers don't have a sense of humour?
“Clearly a tremendous number of people did not fully appreciate what it was that I was communicating, and I hurt a lot of people."
Anyone with the patience to teach these kids is the real MVP.
"Sorry class, my dog ate everyone's homework."
A rep told BuzzFeed News they have high hopes for the new change, but admitted that it's a "mixed bag" of reactions from parents.
The White House said it will use government funding to help states train and arm school personnel as part of Trump's new school safety policy.
“How to stand your ground when an aggressor is trying to kill you — that’s not something that comes naturally to people.”
"Teachers are outraged. We want more. We need more. We demand more for our students."
The president originally made the "concealed carry" proposal Wednesday at a town hall with the families of victims of the Parkland, Florida shooting, before going into detail Thursday morning.
Teacher fails are iconic.
"Great question, we'll come back to that" = "We will literally never come back to that".
We don't deserve them.
"Our father, who art in heaven, American Airlines, how may I help you?"
Honestly, these people all deserve a raise.
They're the beacons of light this year has needed.
"Honestly, I don’t think state school teachers always have the time and resources to support students who should be applying,” one teacher said.
LOL @ the professor who makes missing person ads for those who skip class.
"Will this be on the test?"
Me Friday morning: TGIF! Me Friday night: Jeez this weekend needs to slow down.
You, opening your kid's backpack: "Shit."
Besides the never-ending appreciation from your students, of course.
*Teacher voice* "I'll wait."
Another year, same shenanigans.
If teachers got grades, they'd all get an A+.
Miss Honey or Miss Frizzle?
Professor Beyoncé all day.
The Massachusetts attorney general says FedLoan Servicing's mistakes systematically hurt teachers and other public servants.
MUST. BUY. EVERY. BOOK.
Pop quiz, hotshot.
Man, teachers are the best.
God bless their brave, brave souls.
What do you do that makes all the difference?
Tell us about the best thing a teacher ever did for you.
"Some kid in my English class goes by the name squash and my teacher done fucked up and called him zucchini."
"I knew I had to be myself."
The Heartland Institute has mailed books and DVDs claiming there is no scientific consensus on climate change to more than 300,000 teachers. Now four senators are warning that it’s false information.
A for effort, I guess?
Give these teachers all the awards, please.
Enough is enough.
"It’s like a friggin’ siren song. The allure of someone else’s spinner spinning is too much to bear."
Guess who gets to pack yet another school lunch today? You!
One teacher said they had been told: "Your results are great, you're amazing with the kids, but your face doesn't fit."
What did we do to deserve them?