Beware the Teacher who Tells you you’re “Special”

A word of warning for my daughter

Photo by Sarah Cervantes on Unsplash

I hope my daughter is spared the kind of teacher who takes her aside and in a hushed voice tells her she’s special: she’s not like the other kids. That she’s got something. The kind who turns off the lights in his office after school — so anyone looking in won’t ‘get the wrong idea’. The kind who sends her text messages to…