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But in elementary and high schools, Apple has gone from teacher's pet to the back of the class.
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First Known Use of teacher's pet
TEACHER'S PET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of teacher's pet for English Language Learners
: a student in a class who is liked by the teacher and who is treated better than other students
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