New Class Rules For Mr. Stout! September 15, 2009 by Larry Ferlazzo | 0 comments Every year EFL teacher Michael Stout’s students in Japan come-up with new class rules for them and for Mr. Stout. Michael shares them on his blog. Every year, they’re a lot of fun to read. And every year I post a link to them. This year is no exception. Here are the most recent rules. Author: Larry Ferlazzo I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.