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    Cooperating Teacher Gift Ideas

    by Brad Conway
    A cooperating teacher is a student teacher's most powerful asset. The educational professional will welcome the intern to the school and make her feel comfortable. The two will interact daily, and the cooperating teacher will provide opportunities for the student teacher to participate in the classr...
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