Normally if I’m telling a little extended story with these comics, I’ll try to write them in such a way where I can parse them out over the course of a week.
I couldn’t make that schedule fit for what I wanted to get across here.
This young guy, with just a couple of kind words he absolutely did not need to say, completely reaffirmed my belief in why being an educator is important right at a time when I am, quite frankly, at my lowest in regards to this profession.
I love being a teacher. I’m good at it and I love it… but the bureaucracy is starting to kill me. Thanks to this former student, wherever he is.