13 posts that perfectly sum up the life of a music teacher

3 October 2018, 17:24 | Updated: 4 October 2018, 12:05

By Maddy Shaw Roberts

If you’re a music teacher, these posts will speak to you on a deeper level.

  1. When you're fighting a constant battle against the modern world

  2. And this sadness really speaks to you

    When teacher speaks
    When teacher speaks. Picture: Amy Deavers
  3. When you spend your life coming up with weird sayings like this

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    (via Don Myers)

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  4. ... and this

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    😂

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  5. Your friends and family have absolutely no idea what you do

    What I think I'm doing
    What I think I'm doing. Picture: Rachel Elizabeth Lewis
  6. And your colleagues don't understand, either

  7. Literally all areas of your life are dominated by music

    Knocking meme
    Knocking meme. Picture: Amy Deavers
  8. You still have no clue what all those obscure percussion instruments are called

    Obscure percussion instrument
    Obscure percussion instrument. Picture: Classic FM
  9. You (probably) have this stuck on your bedroom wall.

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    True...

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  10. Trying to teach millennials is an uphill struggle

  11. And you spend most of your days scrawling on your pupils' sheet music

    Circling it once
    Circling it once. Picture: Tumblr
  12. Some days, you can get quite sassy

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  13. But underneath, you're super patient and really quite lovely.

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    It's true. (via bacallcartoons.com)

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