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  •  Same Here........ (3+ / 0-)
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    SaraBeth, nervousnellie, bkamr

    Dad taught industrial arts in NYC for about 35 yrs.  During the dark 70s when Pres Ford told NY to "drop dead" Dad was trying to teach ceramics without money for clay or glaze.  Bought his own and went to tile suppliers where he picked up surplus tile sample books.  One reward was running into former students who always remembered fondly remembered Dad.....

    •  My Dad taught high school (3+ / 0-)
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      nervousnellie, suzq, bkamr

      Social Science and Psychology, and was an administrator/school counselor. He quit the year a kid pulled a knife on him in class...

      Two things about that...it was in Kansas, and my dad was 6'3"/Navy WWII Vet....

      "Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell." ~ Edward Abby

      by SaraBeth on Mon Nov 28, 2011 at 04:05:02 AM PST

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