Submitted by Chloe Doan on Sun, 2007-04-01 00:00
By Jennifer Wake
Answering the Call
In the ’60s, teaching was considered a calling — a proud vocation respected by society and peers. For Saint Mary’s Professor Joan Peterson, who began teaching English at Clayton Valley High School in 1970, teaching simply fit. Seventeen years later, she found a new calling to use her experience to mentor new teachers.