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Laura Dahl, Director
P.O. Box 430, Goodwell, Oklahoma 73939
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**For Immediate Release**
Student Teachers Report Monday
-released by OPSU Campus Communications 02-07-2006

Goodwell, OK - Fourteen Oklahoma Panhandle State University students report to area schools on Monday, February 13 to complete the final requirement of their degrees. Each student teacher has been assigned a school and a cooperating teacher, and the teacher candidates have the opportunity to practice what they have spent the last four years studying.

Those completing their internship this spring include:

Name Hometown Subject
Tara Aistrup Dumas, TX Elementary
Brandea Allen Spearman, TX Elementary
Blanca Arenivar Perryton, TX English
Mandy Barrett Borger, TX Elementary
Ronda Canaday Perryton, TX Elementary
Teresa Craiker Keyes, OK Elementary
Brandy Felix Perryton, TX Elementary
Rasonya Flynt Turpin, OK Elementary
Penny Forbes Elkhart, KS English
Jammi Herron Manter, KS Elementary
Bradley Magby Goodwell, OK Vocational Agriculture
Rajeanna Manross Perryton, TX English
Melissa Meikle Pickering, Ontario, CAN Health, Physical Education and Recreation
Veronica Prieto Guymon, OK Elementary

The interns return to campus March 27 for the mid-term seminar, and their cooperating teachers will visit campus the following day, March 28. Both groups will attend professional development activities, undergo an assessment in regard to the internship program, and be provided with lunch.

Special thanks to the following school districts and teachers for sharing their experience in the classroom: Susan Smith, Dumas, Texas; Hope Kemp, Spearman, Texas; Starla Whitely, Billie Riggs, Tina Laurie, and Darrie Francis all of Booker, Texas; Jane Herdon, Fritch, Texas; Ella Durham, Keyes, Okla.; Tisha Ralston, Perryton, Texas; Glenda Friesen, Hooker, Okla.; Paula Leffingwell, Elkhart, Kan.; Susan Clark and Tracy Kincannon, both of Texhoma, Okla.; Tim Hofferber, Mike Taylor and Rod Brown of Guymon, Okla.; and Earl Chiddix of the Yarbrough School District, Goodwell, Okla.





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