In a message dated 10/10/00 5:06:06 PM Central Daylight Time, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Because it is difficult for teachers to get professional leave for
> conferences, I would urge you all to make proposals for your state and
> national conventions. If you are a presenter, most school districts are
> likely to help you go.
How right Nancy is. Today in our district art meeting, the supervisor said
that those who were presenting at the state conference had first rights to
the available funds because there is not enough to go around this year.