Archive for January, 2017
You have been planning the trip for months. Although none of you want to admit that you can possible have a college friend who is ready to retire, it is impossible to argue the facts. It is called Rule 85 and your college roommate has achieved it. When she adds the number of years she has taught to her age she reaches the magic number of 85 that allows her to retire with full benefits in the state of Kansas. While the rest of you in your group took some time off for staying home with babies or switching careers, your college roommate has been going to school to teach in a kindergarten classroom every single year. With no more than a few weeks off for maternity leave, your soon to be retired friend even bought back the years when she taught is a different state.
From 32 years of teaching kinde