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Re: Looking for encouragement

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Fran Marze (
Sat, 7 Feb 1998 20:27:11 -0500 (EST)

Oh, Jennifer, do not be discouraged.I have taught both art and English and
yes, in some ways people think you are smarter when you teach English, but
I have had a lot of positive reinforcement from teaching art and many of
the students do appreciate you. Just be enthusiastic and enjoy what you
are doing. It is a great profession. Fran

On Sat, 7 Feb 1998 J629393M wrote:

> Greetings! I am an art education senior and am excited about student teaching
> soon. My problem is that I have been hearing many negative things about
> being an art teacher, and I need some support here. Do art instructors really
> get such little respect from collegues? From students? From higher ups? I
> would appriciate any words of wisdom. Thank you!
> Jennifer at Edinboro,PA