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Re: frustrated - after school program's use of art room


From: K A (arizkma_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Sep 02 2004 - 06:57:12 PDT

It's parents who are in charge of the after school program and pushed to get the room . . .
~ Kathleen
P.S. Thanks everyone for your comments. At least it's nice to feel understanding and empathy. Now that I've calmed down a bit, I'll talk to my principal and members of the after school staff.

Elizabeth Heisey <> wrote:
I keep adding more stuff--but--how about getting an art parent to
complain on your behalf?

On Sep 2, 2004, at 9:11 AM, Cathy Gaul wrote:

> Hi Kathleen,
> I am in the same boat. The afterschool program used my art room for
> years.
> Supplies would go missing, kids work laid out to dry on shelves would
> be
> damaged. I finally got to the administrator of the program and we had a
> meeting with the afterschool 'teachers'. I told them what was off
> limits to
> students and why. I showed them how the stools were to be arranged
> every

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