In July 2009, I posted what is now the first installment of a multi-part piece: POV: The Challenge of Teaching Art in the Public School System.
Essentially, I was sharing with the readers of Dewey21C, an article that had been published in the New York Teacher.
Today, I received a sad follow-up, directly from Linda Starkweather:
You were kind enough to share my POV article, The Challenge of Teaching
Art in the Public School System, with your readers last year. I am
now an Ex-teacher, in part I suspect, due to that article. I have just
submitted a follow up piece. I don’t know if they will publish it, but I
thought you might be interested in the rest of that story, so here it
is . . .