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Re: Desperate for a teacher!


From: Susan Bennett (sbennett_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Jun 22 2001 - 06:32:32 PDT

I'll send this to some young adventurous teachers that I know. Susan in Ohio
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From: Dennis Freeman <>
To: ArtsEdNet Talk <>
Date: Thursday, June 21, 2001 6:45 PM
Subject: Desperate for a teacher!

>ArtsEdNetters -
>Some time ago, I posted an opening for an art teacher in Wyoming. Some of
>you responded, but few applied. Well, it's June now, and we've offered the
>job twice, only to be turned down!
>There has to be someone out there who wants to be in a place like this, in
>great department, with supportive colleagues and classes already filled
>students who expect to be challenged. If you are in a place plagued by
>power blackouts, flooding, excessive heat, oversize classes, low
>expectations or lack of support, check this out!
>9 - 12 Art teacher, Green River H.S., Green River, WY. All classes under
>students. Classes scheduled for next year are sculpture (2 sections),
>drawing (2 sections), painting and advanced art. Two other teachers in
>department, who will be willing to swap for other classes, including,
>computer graphics I & II, advanced 3D design, pottery. Alternating block
>schedule, so you teach 3 & prep 1 every day (90 min. classes). Super
>facility, with 3 art rooms, one of which is specially designed for pottery
>sculpture, a Mac G4 lab, new Geil downdraft kiln, electric kilns, clay
>machinery, bronze foundry and much more, along with a healthy budget and a
>record of excellence in the department.
>All of this is located in southwestern Wyoming, right on the Green River,
>known to the fur trappers as the Seedskeedee. 6700' elevation, with clean
>air, astounding vistas, abundant fish and wildlife, lots of space and few
>(but friendly) people. Our district has a base salary of around 26K, but
>cost of living is fairly low, and there is NO state income tax. We will
>for experience and education, moving expenses and a signing bonus.
>If what we have to offer sounds good to you, then why not check it out so
>you can tell us what you have to offer. Contact:
>Dennis Freeman
>(307) 875-4726
>Sweetwater Co. Sch. Dist. #2
>300 Monroe Ave.
>Green River, WY 82935
>(307)= 872-5500
>attn: Sherri Sheets