Go to class.
It’s September and you know what that means. There’s fresh air, crisp leaves are starting to gather, and the sound of that school bell can be heard all over the world. And sure enough, there might be a suspicious station wagon parked across the street as you stare out the window of your English class, wondering if you have a long-lost uncle you should get away with. worry. General back-to-school energy.
To help you settle back into the hustle and bustle of classes, notebooks, pens and yearbooks, Dread Central’s own podcast Girl, it’s scary prepares a terrifying program to keep your brain active and comfortable as we head into pumpkin spice season. And who better to get you back to school than co-hosts Jazz and Kat? These horror aficionados are also educators, so they know a thing or two about school scares.
“September means a new school year is underway and spooky season continues. It’s one of the most festive times (and a personal favourite) of the year! says GTS co-host Kat. “Going to school for the first time can be a fun, exciting, and possibly scary time. Chase away those fears by diving into a horror movie or two. The Dread Podcast Network host went on to share, ” I love when school is back. I work in a place that is dotted with people who love the horror of the genre. We serve our community on a daily basis and tune in to scary content in our free time.
Jazz also entered the mix, adding “It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s time for new locker combinations and the spooky season smell. As an educator and horror fan, the beginning of September fuels me with excitement and promise. Horror often finds its way into the school setting because we often follow young people struggling with some form of evil, while simultaneously trying to pass Algebra 2. Sorry to say, if there’s a zombie apocalypse , I would fail math.
Some of the topics covered in the Girl, it’s scary the back-to-school program includes buffy the vampire slayer (1992), The faculty, Jennifer’s body and much more. So don’t be sad that summer is over, be happy that Halloween is on the way, and get into the school spirit with Kat and Jazz!
The Girl, it’s scary: Back to school the mini-series has already started and lasts the whole month of September! Subscribe to their podcast wherever you listen.