Teacher getting a CDL for summer work so I don't drive my wife insane?

Discussion in 'Trucking Schools and CDL Training Forum' started by quadzilla200, May 2, 2021.

  1. Doealex

    Doealex Medium Load Member

    Feb 21, 2018
    I used to be a close friend of a retired teacher 20 years ago. And if I hadn't lived in the country all this time I would've believed you; I tend to believe his side based on his stories and my experience. And even though he did disagree with most policies (one of his children attended a private school), he still went to every teachers' strike being a less vocal and less visible supply guy in the trenches. He was able to retire early (maybe pushed out) with a full pension to attend to his own business that he established while working as a teacher. I am not hating teachers or their unions, but I hate paying higher property taxes every year for the same or lower student test results on standardized tests. Like I said in my earlier post, not every teacher can be categorized as a waste of taxpayers' money, but the fact that their unions cover ineffective teachers is and will reflect on current and future generations.
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  3. Chinatown

    Chinatown Road Train Member

    Aug 28, 2011
    Henderson, NV & Orient
    My sister is a retired teacher; she would agree with you. She's brilliant at tuning people out that push insane theories and other nonsense.
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  4. Zoltan1a

    Zoltan1a Heavy Load Member

    Mar 15, 2011
    Las Vegas, NV
    It is definitely not a perfect system. People take advantage of everything unfortunately.
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  5. plankton

    plankton Medium Load Member

    Jan 9, 2015
    How about delivering rv’s ... for example... Wave Express - Transport RVs with Wave Express

    no cdl required, just need your own pickup truck.
  6. '88K100

    '88K100 Medium Load Member

    Aug 23, 2020
    Dirt merchants and paving companies also looking for seasonal drivers. Cement block hauler I worked for long ago had a high school teacher work every summer driving a truck/trailer with boom.
  7. Opus

    Opus Road Train Member

    Dec 18, 2011
    South GA
    Uber and Lyft might be options.
    No cdl required
  8. Don379

    Don379 Medium Load Member

    Jan 7, 2021
    i would just get a divorce before i left my home to go across country in a truck all summer because of wife nonsense.
  9. tscottme

    tscottme Road Train Member

    Jul 25, 2008
    Nashville, TN
    You can work for Driver Leasing Companies. They are temp work agencies.
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