Larry Berliner is a retired middle-school English teacher who survived more than three decades in some of the most challenging – and rewarding – classrooms in The Bronx. He was also (and still is) a freelance writer of a variety of educational materials. Larry lives with his wife, and fellow author, Susan, in Yorktown Heights, NY, where he continues to remind us that You Can't Be Serious.
Eleven laugh-out loud chapters about a former inner-city teacher's experiences in and out of school. Topics include School Daze, The Officer's Candidate; Can We Talk?;Telephone Tag; Cell Privileges; At Your Service-Not; We, the Jury; Family Vacations: A Tale of Two Brothers; A Shot in the Ass; No Place Like Om; With a Side of Effects to Go.