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How to Embarrass Students Texting in Your Class

April 14, 2009

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I just learned this from a colleague, but have yet to work up the courage to try it.

First, stare right at the student, until everyone in the class notices and is looking at that student too. Then say this: “Hey [insert student’s name], uh, your hands have been really busy in your lap under the desk there. I really hope you’ve been texting.”

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. steph permalink
    April 17, 2009 6:36 am

    I think you’d get into trouble for sexual embarrassment….

  2. missivesfrommarx permalink*
    April 17, 2009 8:12 am

    You’re probably right; I may never work up the guts to try it …

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