Sometimes the teacher I'm covering will leave a phone number that I can contact them at "just in case". When I started subbing, the very thought of actually using that number
But with cellphones and text messaging... I still won't call. Unless...
AP English. Seniors. They were starting Frankenstein. The assignment was to answer five preliminary questions using approved websites for research. Only, the handout had blank spots where the websites were supposed to go.
Could I figure it out? I could Google the topics. And I had a vague idea of where she was going with her questions...
Nah. I texted her.
I could probably get close to the websites she wanted, but there was a lot of room for error. And when I alerted her to the omission, she posted the websites in their Google Classroom. Because they were working online, and links are easier anyway.
Yeah, school has gotten hi-tech.