10 Misconceptions Everyone Had About Backbenchers In School
Backbenchers? So you gotta be one of the most mischievous kids of the class. Backbenchers have always been misjudged just for sitting at the back of the class. Its time we sympathize with them and also bring in light their good qualities.
Source Seriously? Sitting at the back makes one mischievous?
2. Bad influence
Source How does sitting at the back makes one a bad influence? There might not be enough space in the front of the class.
3. No focus
Source Well this becomes the favorite line of most of the teachers. ‘You are a backbencher. You have no aim in life.’ End of discussions.
4. F grader
Source “I don’t know how good you are in studies but just because you sit at the back makes me feel you are among the ‘F’ grade category”- Teacher.
5. The one sitting in the back pays no attention in the class
Source So not true…
6. Teachers eyes always preying at them
Source Why? I mean WHY? Why not follow ‘Live and Let Live’ concept.
7. A dark future awaits
Source “The best brains of the nation may be found on the last benches of the classroom”- APJ Abdul Kalam.
8. Malpracticers of the class
Source Again so not true. Teachers simply can’t tolerate the backbenchers in an exam hall.
9. No expectations
Source Be it teachers/principal/parents no one expect anything from them.
10. Already created perception of the backbenchers
Source So every time the backbenchers are discriminated and often advised to move in front.