For years, the only exceptional (gifted) classes have been given to the same teacher. And for years she has commented, every time people are complaining about how low are students are, how SHE has no problem as HER students are WONDERFUL.
And, for years, Suzy has complained to me about how Ms. Wonderful is not the only teacher who COULD teach the gifted kids and why did she always get them?
This year, Suzy got two gifted classes of her own.
She cannot comment about anything without dropping the names of these classes (I have 4 classes of repeaters - the kids aren't stupid but it is a different level of motivation there).
My Response To The Bronx Principal.
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