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The Dumbest Things Ever Said by Actual Teachers

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Proof that teachers aren’t always right!

Ah, teachers. They’re supposed to be a shining beacon of knowledge and wisdom, when in reality, half of them have just as much common sense as the rest of us. Sure, textbook knowledge can get you far in life, but that doesn’t mean teachers don’t have their moments of stupidity as well! Redditors supply some of the most “Did they really just say that?!” moments from teachers . Be prepared to do a couple face-palms.

billy nye you're wrong meme

Source: breakingmuscle

These teachers will have you shaking your head!

When a teacher says your existence isn’t backed by science

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Source: Imgur @patw85

I was 16 and told by my substitute science teacher that it is impossible for fraternal twins to be boy/girl. I am a fraternal twin girl with a twin brother. The teacher was not convinced and I was sent out of class for causing a disruption. (HighAsARose)

Teachers can be spacey too…


Source: Imgur @corypoole

In grade 6, we were doing space topics for a week or so IN SCIENCE CLASS. I asked my teacher why the moon was so bright at night, she said “It’s because its a star up close…” (eversowe)