I Am Not Your Teacher
“I am not your teacher, I am your mother.”
Man, oh man. How did we get here?
Oh, right, Covid 19.
I have to go to work.
I need you to log on and get to work.
Yes, you still have to go to school.
I still have to go to work.
Don’t argue with your grandmother. She’s here to help us all.
Yes, you have to turn on your camera, NO, I don’t care if you look like a troll.
It is time for school!
I know it’s hard.
Yes, I care about your mental health.
I’m actually also really trying to maintain my own!
I know it is hard to learn on your computer, it’s hard for me to teach you on a computer.
Of course they are counting your attendance.
I’m not sure if you will get snow days this year.
I am not your teacher, I’m your mother.
Submitted Anonymously on Oct 19, 2020