On Wed, 24 Sep 1997, Alix E. Peshette wrote:
> Hi All,
> How do YOU beat the blues? I will be giving a mentor teacher
> presention to new teachers on the subject of the predictable emotional
> stages of first-year teachers; anticipation, disillusionment, despair,
> reflection, encouragement, renewal, etc. I am collecting ideas from veteran
> teachers on how they beat the blues and periodically reward themselves.
> These ideas can be little (and big) rewards, inspirational thoughts,
> actions and attitudes that help you make it through the year.
> I would like to have the name of your school and the state in which
> you are teaching, as I will be giving credit for your ideas.
> Many thanks in advance for your help! You can e-mail me off-list.
> Alix Peshette
> Emerson Junior High School
> Davis, CA