I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t grading something

I am three┬ádays from being done with the school year — if you don’t count finals which I don’t because then I’d be looking at a last day of May 11, when I am assigned to give a final at the last possible hour the school gives finals. Grades are then due…I don’t even know …

We’re into the second week of the semester and…

…I’m already behind. You’re right when you say with a little bit of jealousy “Teachers have so much time off,” but I should tell you something about that time off: You use that time off — if you’re smart — preparing for the next semester, or finishing up your grading from the previous semester. There’s …