Letter from Striking Teacher Irma Ray to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians About the School Crisis, 1968

Letter from Striking Teacher Irma Ray to Commissioner of Education Floyd Christians About the School Crisis, 1968

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February 25, 1968
Eustis,Florida
Dear Mr Christian,
I am very disappointed in you as our state superintendent, I am one of the teachers that has resigned, because of a dishonest bill which raises money for tax relief in the name of education.The 127 teachers of Lake County, that have left their classrooms will not sit back and watch the counties that have been leading us in education be paralyzed by such a dishonest bill. The children of our schools are suffering more