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Volume 4 Number 5

Too many people in the general public continue to think that teaching is a job that anyone can do. Wrong! Teaching is a special calling. Teaching is a mission.
Overworked and Under- appreciated - A Tribute to Teachers...
Apple Seeds: Inspirational quotes by Barb Erickson
Special Days This Month by Ron Victoria
Featured School
Classroom Photos by Members of the Teachers.Net Community
Poems Written by Teachers
10 Brave Substitute Teachers and I Love You
The Lighter Side of Teaching
  • No More Lip Prints
  • YENDOR'S Top Ten
  • Georgia's NCLB Head-Tricks
  • Schoolies
  • Woodhead
  • Handy Teacher Recipes
    Classroom Crafts
    Help Wanted - Teaching Jobs
    Adjectives Worksheet
    Ladybug Pattern
    An End of the School Year Test for First Grade
    Writing Checklist
    Word Family House
    Poem Form
    Upcoming Ed Conferences
    Letters to the Editor
    On intermural sports at all levels by L. Swilley
    Observing an Outstanding Teacher from The Teachers.Net Substitute Teachers' Chatboard
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    May Articles
    May Informational Items
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    About My School...

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    May's Featured Schools

    Scarbro Elementary, Scarbro, West Virginia

    Submitted by Janet Bowland, Kindergarten

    "Thank you!" to those who have provided photos and information about their schools. We hope those whose schools are featured here will alert their colleagues and school administrators so they, too, can enjoy their 15 mintues of fame!

    Our PTO purchased this new fire engine for our kindergarten climbers.

    Our playground on a March day.

    In southern WV, we call these teeter-totters. In northern WV they are called see-saws. What do you call them where you live?

    Our PTO dads built this jungle gym.

    Our rocking animals. The trees are just starting to bud.

    Tantasqua Regional High School, Fiskdale, Massachusetts

    The new Tantasqua Regional High School, Fiskdale, Massachusetts, is a regional school with member towns Brimfield, Brookfield, Holland, Sturbridge, and Wales, Massachusetts. The school features an academic division and a technical division.

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