> Janice, I know that we have talked about this before- but on the open house
> night, I put a paper tree outside my door with a note saying ' The Giving Tree"
> and apples or whatever that the parents can pull off indicating that they'll
> give me whatever is on the apple. Ie: sharpies, masking tape, staples,
> glitter, paper bags, whatever. I get a TON of stuff. ( well, maybe not a ton,
> ) But it serves 2 purposes- Gets me some much needed supplies( I'm still only
> $2.00 per pupil-about 800 bucks) and lets the community know that we are (
> ahem) under funded . Most of my parents are very supportive of the arts and
> really come through for me. Betsy
> year. It will be a wild ride :) Thanks.
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