|October 13, 2003|
Which experiences from your school days have had the most impact on your
It is difficult to isolate this to specific experiences, but overall the greatest impact was made by teachers who took the extra time to work with me and make me feel good about my abilities.
Enduring eight years worth of twisted nuns, and later being beaten senseless during racial riots just because I was white. Oh yes, school was a marvelous experience for me.
I was a "brain" who lived on "Snob Hill" and hence subject to a great deal of bullying. I still have a dislike and distrust of unfamiliar crowds
How mean the kids were in grammar school. I was the child that was picked on. I have no tolerence when I hear that kids are picking on someone. If I found out that my kids were to do that, their lives would be over. They would have no privlages for a long time.
I was sending it in for a question to be posted.
Running various organizations.
camp I went to was during my school years, and it had a huge impact on
me--I'm still in touch with some of the people I went to camp with. You
can find out more about that at http://www.karen.hart.net/sep.html. As
for actual school--I switched from a small school
The friendships that I formed.
high school - the friends I now have
How to make friends and how to read.