Linda Reque retiring, taught physical education for 36 years in five Paulding schools
by Bill Baldowski
May 27, 2015 12:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The late William Arthur Ward, one of America’s most quoted writers of inspirational maxims, described teachers this way: “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The super teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” Whether she is demonstrating exercise and fitness routines to her physical education students or inspiring them by challenging each student to do one more repetition of a particular exercise, retiring physical education teacher Linda Reque has been ...
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