I know this is a well-known story: A teacher frustrated by a student's lack of learning or distracting playful nature. We expect, hope the student sees the big picture, but often times they're too caught being ten, eleven, twelve, and thirteen to realize how today's lesson impacts their future. It all seems cliche, and not real. You're out to get me. You don't like
So with understanding, I continue on. Spewing my lessons, and occasional tirades, while doing my best to teach children who will learn.