Obviously, Joann Kirby has not read any of your other posts to this list. If she had, I know that she would have noticed the respect and concern that you have for ALL children. Hang in there and know that there are many who respect the work that good teachers do for ALL children.
"For we can only take them from where they are and do our best to provide them with an opportunity to grow from where they are." :)
Linda Coutts e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org Coordinator Elementary Mathematics Columbia Public Schools Voice: (314) 886-2233 1206 E. Walnut St FAX: (314) 886-2078 Columbia, MO 65201