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I Am A Unemployed Teacher

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    Dispirited And Sad

    Mid-October, 2009:  the department of education of a nameless state decided to close our district for a number of reasons (some valid/some not). May 28, 2010: the door of my classroom was closed and locked for the last time. After putting in applications with hundreds of...
    homesteaded homesteaded 41-45 Mar 26, 2011

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    Just became unemployed

    as of June 30, 2014. I was a teacher in the Camden City Public School District for 8 years. I've applied everywhere and have received no callbacks. As of Monday, I will be visiting the 'One Stop Career Shop' to see if going back to school is the right option for me. Maybe...
    BeFree619 BeFree619 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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