Alan Morse

Alan Morse is a parent, once a teacher, and more recently a school board director living in western Maine. He can be joined or harangued at

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Monday, June 18, 2012
Ghosts of PATCO and the Coming Battle for Teachers
I've been there. Your ears ring so badly the sound of a spoon stirring coffee hurts. You can't sleep past dawn, but you can't prop your lids open through dusk. Your exhaustion runs so deep the next 75 days seem over before they start...filled as they'll be with summer jobs to pay bills, workshops to stay certified, planning for the fall---and dare I say it?---family.
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