By popular demand, a few more songs comparing what a Rookie Teacher Wants versus what a Rookie Teacher Experiences. This one is from my colleague Laura. 1. Rookie Teacher wants:
2. Rookie Teacher experiences:
Yes, folks. This rings true. A 22-year-old recent college grad. Brimming with love.
What the world needs now Is love, sweet love It's the only thing That there's just too little of
What the world needs now Is love, sweet love No not just for some But for everyone
That same person, a few months later. Shell-shocked. Small pit in stomach each Sunday as preps for another grinding week.
Help, I need somebody Help, not just anybody Help, you know I need someone Help!
Help me if you can, I'm feeling down And I do appreciate you being 'round Help me get my feet back on the ground Won't you please, please help me?