Chapter 9-A cast of Characters from the novel, The Junior High 1960-1970 Xlibris publishers

Chapter 9 A cast of characters   Sometimes it is hard to believe how many different kinds of people comprise a faculty in a school. There certainly was a cast of characters. First, the art teacher was an older man with a mustache that took up his whole face. Many teachers called him the “mole” because he would always run to the Principal and tell tales. It was him who “spilled the beans,” on Joe Bigone after he saw Joe getting out of a VW van with a student. Every time there was a secret going around the faculty this … Continue reading Chapter 9-A cast of Characters from the novel, The Junior High 1960-1970 Xlibris publishers

The Junior High 1960-1970 , a script for TV

Things were different in the 1960’s. Ask any baby boomer who lived through those days. A was was on against Vietnam, civil rights movements were sprouting up everywhere, the free sex era began, free drugs and anti-establishment era. It was a difficult time for teachers in schools. I know I was one of the young teachers at the time. I started Junior High teaching in New York State in 1967. I had just returned from California where I completed my Masters degree field work experience. My wife Jeri and Son Dean and I spent the whole summer in a tent … Continue reading The Junior High 1960-1970 , a script for TV