Thank YOU, Ellen, for having been such a great part of our list. Those
round-robins were so much fun--I was reviewing all those old lesson
plans just this summer; brought back a lot of memories. Digital just
isn't as much fun.
Good luck in this new phase of your life.
On 10/2/2012 7:11 AM, Sears, Ellen wrote:
> Everyone -
> After 32 years, I taught my last art class on Friday. (New job, I haven't retired.)
> As I was packing up my room (what a job!!!), I ran across so many projects that were inspired by the Getty list. My favorite artifact is a notebook from our round robin 15+ years ago. Several of us prepared notebooks of lessons, photos, and assessments and mailed them round-robin style for an entire year. I remember some discussion about postage - but you have to remember... only a few people had websites (Bunki and Woody among them - not to offend anyone... but my mind is a blank... I can remember going to other websites... just not the names!)
> And emailing a photo was risky (it could crash your account!)...so the notebooks were a treat I waited for every month.
> My school is a one-school district, so being able to connect to other art teachers on this list was such a lifesaver.
> I'm sad the mail has all but stopped... but there are so many resources out there I understand why.
> I just wanted to say thank you.
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