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Ohio Teacher Sues Because She Has a Fear of Children
Ohio Teacher Sues Because She Has a Fear of Children
Maria C. Waltherr-Willard, a longtime teacher in Ohio is suing her school district for allegedly discriminating against her because of her disability. What's her disability? She says she has a phobia of young children. Yes, you heard that correctly. Waltherr-Willard's lawsuit claims she experiences stress, anxiety, chest pains, vomiting, nightmares and higher than healthy blood pressure when she's
10 Ways to Make Parent-Teacher Night More Interesting — The Funnies
10 Ways to Make Parent-Teacher Night More Interesting — The Funnies
So your kids are back in school, which is great for you, considering you now have some peace and quiet around the house. You've bought them new pens and notebooks, and sent them on their way. Here's hoping that this year is a great one! You're sure your kids will excel in school this year, and the best way to make sure that'll happen is by attending Parent-Teacher Night. Unfortunately, this is ext
Shannon Shanning, a Special Education Teacher at Poland Whittier Middle School, Named 2013 Maine Teacher of the Year
Shannon Shanning, a Special Education Teacher at Poland Whittier Middle School, Named 2013 Maine Teacher of the Year
This morning, Monday September 10, at a school assembly at the Bruce M. Whittier Middle School in Poland, Shannon Shanning was surprised with the announcement that she has been named the 2013 Maine Teacher of the Year by the Maine Department of Education.