Letter to a New Teacher

Dear new teacher, Welcome to this wonderful city, and more importantly to the wonderful profession of teaching.  As being a new teacher can often be a somewhat scary and intimidating experience, I have taken the time to write you a few words of wisdom.  As a 10 year veteran teacher in New Orleans Public Schools,…

A post-game letter from the company president

Monday, January 8th 2010 Attention all employees of StepRight Orthopedic Medical Supplies, inc.: As many of you know, at the fall company picnic, held towards the beginning of the football season, I made an ill-advised, but very public bet with new 12-year-old step-son, Ryan.  Now, pursuant to that bet, I must make the following announcement…