The teachers that we have throughout our educational life play a much larger part in shaping who we become as people than we may often think. They help us grow, and their influence can often be a profoundly positive one.
Once we leave a teacher's care, however, our paths will likely never cross again. Although, one common time that teachers will be reminded of their previous students, is if they read about them in the news. So, with the aim of finding out what new-worthy criminals were like as children, one Redditor posed the question, "Teachers who have taught future murderers and major criminals, what were they like when they were under your tutelage?"
Hundreds of teachers took to the comments, and here are some of the most horrific, shocking, and tragic stories that they had to tell.