- 1. I really like a lot of my colleagues and it will be good to see them again.2. I enjoy the children.3. The other teachers in my grade level seem to respect me and my opinions.4. I’m one of the few who have been there long enough to speak the truth in teacher’s meetings – that’s fun.5. I’ll be back to a schedule, and while I’m not crazy about that, it has its good points.6. The sooner we start the sooner we’ll be done.The Bad1. I have to get up to the alarm clock.2. I have to wear shoes.3. I have to wear long pants.4. I have to wear a bra!5. I can’t take naps at will.6. The administration and I don’t get along.7. I have to do so much stupid stuff that has absolutely nothing to do with teaching the children.8. I don’t have time to write, and I do love to write.The Ugly1. My married boss had an affair with the wife of his best friend who used to teach at our school. He will be ‘discussing the rumors’ with us at an upcoming meeting.2. This is the man who told me I was wrong to tell my students my son is gay.3. I didn’t respect him before, guess how I feel now?