Archive for September, 2016

Teacher comics: The origins of “you’re welcome”

Posted in 2016-2017 school year with tags , , , , on September 20, 2016 by Christopher Pearce


I’m trying something a little different right now with these one-offs. I’m going to do my best to simply capture conversation between students and myself. No commentary, no big picture thoughts on the state of education… just chatting with students.

I’m gonna try to do at least one of these a week from here on out. Wish me luck!

Teacher Comics: Post Labor Day Update

Posted in 2016-2017 school year with tags , , , , on September 6, 2016 by Christopher Pearce


I hope this isn’t too downbeat a comic to post on the day when most folks are heading back to school but I’ve been looking for a way to engage with the bad and (I want to stress) the potentially good stuff about my job as an inner city teacher. It’s safe to say that my frustration last year lead me to almost abandon doing comics full-time. Consider this a tentative step toward more comic productivity.