Teaching Affected Me

Write a short story (300-500 words) about some aspect of your experience of teaching.
Must be a true story
No poetry or scripts allowed
Does not need to be about teaching in the classcal classroom environment
Enjoy yourself

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool of 72.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest is closed. Deadline was Monday, July 18, 2022.

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Created by Katherine M. Kean
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All contest entries will be reviewed by the Contest Entry Compliance Committee. The committee will read all entries to ensure that the contest rules are being followed. If your entry is disqualified you will not be refunded the entry fees. The committee will review the entries when the deadline is reached. The voting will begin after the committee determines that all entries qualify and disqualify those that do not.

If a word count is not specified above there is no word count requirement. Recommended length is 5,000 words or less.

This contest is open to all members. Past contest winners can join the contest. A voting booth will be created shortly after the deadline is reached. At that time all participants will be contacted so they can vote.

The voting booth will include this summary of the contest:

    300 to 500 words
    True Story
    No poetry or scripts
    Voting booth open for 3 days

This contest is full. There are no reserved spots remaining. There are a limited number of entries. A vote by writers will determine the winner. The decision is final. All members that submit a work are encouraged to vote. One entry per person. New entries to the site only. If you already posted a work on FanStory.com that work is not eligible for a contest.

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Deadline: Monday, July 18, 2022 at 11:59pm EST.

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Contest Entries

Author Name Submission Status
Fleedleflump Entered A Tale of Two Teachers
LisaMay Entered Lessons To Be Learned
Wendy G Entered Dream fulfilled
Terry Broxson Entered Maridell Fryar
Reese Turner Entered Capitalist Survival 101
prettybluebirds Entered Pretty April Babe
Carolyn Dooley Entered Oh, My
Verna Cole Mitchell Entered One Week
Raul1 Entered Teaching is Valuable
Donna G. (aka Sam Duck) Entered All for Just One Child
Heather Knight Entered Gandhi and I
Michaela Moore Position Reserved
Carol Clark2 Entered A Teaching Memory
lyenochka Entered Different With Same Goals
Monica Chaddick Entered How Teaching Affected Me
Kevin McNeany Entered Inspiration never too late
Meia (MESAYERS) Position Reserved
jake cosmos aller Entered Food Imperalism