The list author says: "1. Students crave boundaries and rules 2. Students love strict teachers 3. Students want to look up to you 4. Students teach you as much as you teach them 5. Students want to be held accountable 6. Students don't want to be entertained 7. Students love to learn new things 8. Students don't want Santa to be their teacher 9. Students know that being equal does not mean being the same 10.Students prefer the truth to chocolate"