March 20, 2011
What gets my spirits up
There are moments when being an adjunct is, simply and honestly, depressing. Being the pond scum of the academic world when you feel teaching should be the better part of the academic challenge is depressing. When those couple of bad apples get on your nerves because they are so not fair to the majority of hard-working, really trying students, it gets depressing.
Sometimes I blog. But sometimes I put this on, and remind myself of my own philosophy of teaching:
And then I feel better.