Mr. Thompson — Brookville Area High School — Brookville, PA

Mr. Thompson is who made me want to be a teacher, and yet, he is also the one who made me understand how the teaching profession has evolved into something less than desirable. Although primarily our high school’s physics teacher, I had Mr. Thompson for 11th grade pre-calculus. It wasn’t that Mr. Thompson used innovative […]

Mrs. Doris Swafford

Mrs. Swafford was my 5th grade teacher at East Brainerd Elementary. She was by far the sweetest and one of the most caring teachers I ever had. I fell behind in math and thought I was going to have to go to summer school, instead of having my summer ruined, she came up with the […]

Mr. Victor Durrington

Dear family of Victor Durrington: I am writing to express my sympathy to you for the recent death of your loved one. I knew Mr. Durrington briefly during the 1954-55 academic year when he taught in the Republic, Missouri, High School. I was a freshman in high school at that time, and enrolled in a […]