I Am a Retired Teacher

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    It's Bittersweet!

    It's hard to say good-bye to a long successful career in teaching but sometimes you just know deep down when it's time to go. Long hours of prep, wanting to babysit my granddaughter, getting physically tired by 1:30 in the afternoon were my signs to go. After a year away from...
    Mrstc Mrstc
    1 Response Aug 30, 2012

    But Not By Choice.

    There were some allegations made by a student who had a personal grievance with me. He alleged something that was not true, but for me to protect my retirement, the best choice was to take an early buy out. I might have been able to fight the situation, but if I was unable to...
    mshelen mshelen
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 26, 2011
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