Getting a Sub

Getting a sub. I’m not talking about a sub sandwich or a ship that operates underwater. I’m talking about the lifesaver who graciously (and bravely!) takes a teacher’s place when he or she wakes up ill or needs to be away from school for professional or personal reasons. Different school districts handle securing substitutes differently….

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An Irish Wonder

Have you ever wondered why all leprechauns are men? I mean really, how can this be possible? There must be some lady leprechauns somewhere, right? In my search for an answer—which, unfortunately, I didn’t find—I realized my knowledge of these tiny green fellas was mediocre, to say the least. Leprechauns are supposedly humble shoemakers. And…

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