Newsletter #16
January, 2007

Published by:
Ed Schmidt
7307 Lindbergh Dr.  
St. Louis, MO 63117
314-647-1608
eschmidt1@sbcglobal.net
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Newsletter Matters

  • Your Contact Info:   Please keep the editor informed of any changes in your contact information.


  • Your News:   Items for inclusion in future newsletters should also be sent to the above address.


  • Newsletter Finances:   The newsletter is in good financial shape at the present. We are still on round two of donations. To support the newsletter, if you haven't done so in this round, send a check to the above address made out to Ed Schmidt.


  • This online version of the newsletter omits the obituaries and directory updates.


Website Matters

  • What's Available: For the latest just click "What's Hot." For an overview of what's on the site, click "Member News" and "On this Website."


  • Earlier issues ... back to issue #6 in early 2002 are here (minus obituaries and directory updates) - click "Member News" (if necessary) and then "All Newsletters" (in lower left).


  • Photos Welcome: Send (by email to address in next item) recent digital photos of any TEAAer in an African and/or education setting for possible inclusion on the website.


  • Email the Webminder: Email your questions, suggestions and relevant photos to henryjh@comcast.net.

TEAA Action

  • Projects: TEAA and several individuals are active. To view a list of projects click "Actions" (upper left) and then "Grants" (lower left). To see photos and information on specific schools that we are supporting, click "Schools" (upper left) and then a country (lower left).


  • How to Help: If you are thinking of participating, please click How to Help in the upper left corner of this website. You will find information on how to contribute to continuing and future projects.


  • Tax Status: TEAA is registered as a 501(c)3 organization under the US tax code, so donations are eligible for tax deduction..


Grant Process

  • Proposals: Any TEAA-er can propose a grant to a school, by copying and filling out the grant application on this website.


  • Application Form: Click "Organization" and then "Grant Application." Completed forms go to the chair of the Grants Committee: Pat Gill
    218 B St,
    St Augustine, FL 32080
    904-461-3950, pgill70@bellsouth.net





About this Issue
  • Reunion!   Our 4th TEAA reunion/conference is a major feature. See the first three items in the Contents below.
  • The Schools:   No less than 7 messages from principals, a teacher and a local representative appear in this issue.
  • You the Reader:   As always, our readership has supplied most of the items. Keep the email and the letters coming.
Contents
Note: Each underlined item in the Contents is clickable.

Organization Matters
Principal News
Notes from the Field
Reflections