Discussion in 'Prisoners of War, MIA, & Internees' started by Airwar, May 2, 2017.
Odd photo, as the equations behind her seem to be about Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity. Not "usually" taught in a High School History class. ;-)
Yes, the photo and chalkboard content are most unusual, and difficult to understand its inclusion into this "History" teacher story at Robinson High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. The web site Snopes.com is pretty good for myth busting stories of this nature passed around the internet. Their evaluation is that this tale is true http://www.snopes.com/glurge/nodesks.asp
However the photo used in this particular variant of this story being passed in emails is NOT the teacher Martha Cothren. inside the link above is a link to Cothren's FB page https://www.facebook.com/martha.cothren/about unclear why "someone" would select the "pictured teacher" with physics calculations in the background to (enhance?) this story.
Here is the real Martha Cothren
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