Confessions of a ‘LAZ(Z)Y’ University Professor

University Professor

By Tory Thorkelson

Early on in my teaching career, I recall a colleague storming into my noisy middle school EFL classroom in Japan and yelling at my co-teacher because our students were happily speaking to each other in broken English while playing Grammar Fish.

Once the tirade was over, and my colleague had left, we tried to ask the students to quiet down a bit but both of us were having such a hard time keeping our faces straight that the whole class soon erupted in laughter.

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