i’ve started going into the freeplay area in the hopes i’ll get hit in the face, start bleeding, and never have to work in there again.
that’s how much i hate that exhibit.
seriously though just TRY to tell me this isn’t a terrible idea
Was in Bounce for five rotations. That’s 2.5 hours. 2.5 hours of chasing balls around, making sure nobody got whacked in the face, and answering the question “what do we do in here?” at least twenty times.
Also a bunch of teenagers stole ice from a four-year-old at the ice table. Said four-year-old’s mother noticed my aggravation and we shared a knowing look. Those same teenagers asked me if ice melted. While it was melting all over the table. Dear lord.
Sometimes working at a kid’s museum isn’t as fun as it sounds.
fun statistics for adults!
“when I was a kid, I had no help with college tuition, I was hardworking and paid it all myself”
-Annual tuition for Yale, 1970: $2,550
-Annual tuition for Yale, 2014: $45,800
-Minimum Wage, 1970: $1.45
-Minimum Wage, 2014: $7.25
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 1970: 4.8
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 2014: 17.3