My name is Mojo Rose, and I am an elementary school teacher who draws comics about what life is like in the classroom. Lately, I’ve been drawing comics about what it’s like OUT of the classroom (thanks, Covid…).

When the pandemic first hit the United States and they closed down schools, they said we only needed to hunker down and quarantine for 2 weeks. I thought I was a realist and didn’t really believe them. A month of school closures sounded more likely. 11 months later, and it turned out I was actually an optimist.

As we approach the one year mark of the pandemic and online learning, I wanted to share these comics about what teaching during Covid-19 is really like. From the magic of the “mute all” button to the horrors of brown sink water, take a look at life in a school from the people who are trying their best to run the show as normally as they can (or at least not add more trauma to the children).

When you are done, read more of my comics in my previous post here

More info: inksoupcomics.com | Instagram | patreon.com | twitter.com

#1

6 Feet Away At All Times

6 Feet Away At All Times

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Zoila Flores Pena
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1 year ago

Karma.

Noah-It-All
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1 year ago

So true.

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Ratatouille
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1 year ago

I hate it when people use the excuse "its america i can do whatever i want" because truth is there are basic societal rules. Plus, i don't think most people who use that understand the depth of what our ancestors fought for during the american revolution, and how many noble and true people died for us.

BIG FOOT
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1 year ago

"People say my body my choice" so if that's true I don't have to wear a mask and sit where I want.

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Philly Bob Squires
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1 year ago

Debbie has more room to move left than the other girl does...

Paris StallingsSmith
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1 year ago

She should’ve been six feet apart

Paris StallingsSmith
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1 year ago

Wow how good of a teacher instead of doing something about it lmao

Car addict
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1 year ago

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Paris StallingsSmith
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1 year ago

She should’ve been six feet apart then

Deceased Nemo
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1 year ago

if I was a teacher this would be me

Julie C Rose
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1 year ago

Your daily reminder that the country that ranks number one in the Global Human Freedom Index for 2020 is New Zealand. We’re still riddled with assholes and everything Cindy says about not lashing out at people goes in one ear and out the other, but the irony does make me laugh every time I see references to people who make that “freedom” argument.

Mewton’s Third Paw
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1 year ago

Jesus Christ.

Night Owl
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1 year ago

Smart teacher

JennyBee
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1 year ago

hehe truth

Furry_Danger
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1 year ago

Bet she threw a fit when she realized she needed to wear a mask.

Kanishka Patel
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1 year ago

Perfect response!

Cameron Washington
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1 year ago

oh get rekt

Dyamond Ruffin
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1 year ago

Fr dog

Bunny Girl
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1 year ago

Ouch, but she deserved it

Colin Mochrie At Its Finest
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1 year ago

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I can do whatever I want. So can she.

Ryan Deschanel
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1 year ago

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Does not justify.

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#2

Mute, Unmute

Mute, Unmute

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Shoto.Todoroki
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1 year ago

LMAO

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#3

Relaxed Distancing

Relaxed Distancing

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Zoila Flores Pena
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1 year ago

Birthday for cat!!!!

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#4

Cameras On

Cameras On

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just your average introvert
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1 year ago

lmao

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#5

Grab The Headphones

Grab The Headphones

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Serenity Kinney
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1 year ago

noise

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#6

The Problem Solver

The Problem Solver

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Samtheperson
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1 year ago

Just turn the camera off... simple

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#7

Making A Mask: A Creative Exercise

Making A Mask: A Creative Exercise

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ThatOneCrazyFanGirl
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1 year ago

....i want to do this when school reopens.......

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#8

FAQS

FAQS

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ThatOneCrazyFanGirl
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1 year ago

XD

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#9

Mask Up

Mask Up

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ThatOneCrazyFanGirl
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1 year ago

KAREN IN THE MAKINGGGGG

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#10

DIY PPE

DIY PPE

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Bisexuali-tea
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1 year ago

how does she leave~

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#11

Pandemics Off

Pandemics Off

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Apex Bot
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1 year ago

big brain

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#12

Assignment Posted

Assignment Posted

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Kanishka Patel
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1 year ago

poor teacher I can just imagine how many kids bother them all day with emails.

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#13

Checkmate, Kid

Checkmate, Kid

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Bunny Girl
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1 year ago

Poor guy

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#14

Social Distance Graduation

Social Distance Graduation

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Apex Bot
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1 year ago

lol

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#15

The Days Fly By

The Days Fly By

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Kanishka Patel
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1 year ago

I don't like it when I have free time because I will feel like I haven't done enough But I'll also be sad if I don't have free time.

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#16

The Gum Chewer

The Gum Chewer

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Bisexuali-tea
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1 year ago

BAHAHAHA

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#17

Parents vs. Their Children

Parents vs. Their Children

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Bisexuali-tea
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1 year ago

oop~

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#18

Zoom Meetings

Zoom Meetings

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Kanishka Patel
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1 year ago

This is why I keep my camera off

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#19

Zoom Intruder

Zoom Intruder

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ThatOneCrazyFanGirl
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1 year ago

lol

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#20

We All Have An Eddie To Worry About

We All Have An Eddie To Worry About

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Orange
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1 year ago

TRUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

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#21

Update The Dress Code

Update The Dress Code

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Apex Bot
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1 year ago

yes please i want to wear PJ all day

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#22

On The Clock Nonstop

On The Clock Nonstop

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Apex Bot
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1 year ago

no sleep for her lol

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#23

VR

VR

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Apex Bot
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1 year ago

Oh no

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#24

Setting Up Online Lessons

Setting Up Online Lessons

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William Faulk
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1 year ago

lol, i feel bad.

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#25

Social Distance Playground: Kickball

Social Distance Playground: Kickball

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William Faulk
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1 year ago

dang, that must hurt, but what about when it isnt a dig deal anymore?

#26

Cleaning Student's Desks

Cleaning Student's Desks

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Apex Bot
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1 year ago

it always that one kid

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#27

Cameras Off

Cameras Off

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Kanishka Patel
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1 year ago

Aww she must be so lonely

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#28

Dreaming Of Normalcy

Dreaming Of Normalcy

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Kanishka Patel
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1 year ago

kids are so annoying but so cute

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#29

Mask Project

Mask Project

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William Faulk
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1 year ago

oof

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#30

No Child Held Behind

No Child Held Behind

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not happy and he knows it
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1 year ago

Alexander Hamilton.

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