Middle School | This American Life

This week, at the suggestion of a 14-year-old listener, we bring you stories from the awkward, confusing, hormonally charged world of middle school. Including a teacher who transforms peer pressure into a force for good, and reports from the frontlines of the middle school dance.

Source: Middle School | This American Life

As a middle school teacher, there is so much truth to this entire episode. It was fascinating to listen to the stories they told this week. Even teaching in a classroom on the other side of the globe, I was able to see so many similarities between the kids.