> Hi, and thanks for responding.
> On planning time--Most of my teachers report that the time they have for
> planning equals out to the time in which their students go to art, music,
> p.e. or computer class. They don't have any "free" down time, either.
> Elementary teachers are with their children almost all the time, except for a
> 30 minute duty free lunch, if they're lucky.
> I have heard that's it's a whole 'nother ballgame for middle school and high
> school teachers. Many of them have a whole hour every day..Ah well, they
> have other problems to contend with, even at that...