(Closed) Teacher getting married at the beginning of the school year

posted 6 years ago in Career
Post # 3
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I wouldn’t confuse kids and parents (and fellow teachers). Just use your married name – it’s only 18 days after all!

Post # 4
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

As I said in another thread, use your maiden name until you’re married. They’re middle schoolers, not pre schoolers. They know about marriage and name changes. No one will be confused.

Post # 5
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2018

Just tell the kids that you’re getting married shortly after school starts, so they can call you by your married name to make things easier. 

Post # 6
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2009

@paula1248:  

I agree. OP, I would not ask your class or your students’ parents to call you “Mrs. Hislastname” until after you’re married.

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