Marc Crail’s Tales out of School is the first book in the series of four.
Marc Robertson was a confused elementary education major scheduled to graduate from Kent State University. When the May 4, 1970 campus shootings shattered the nation and the world, Marc struggled to land a teaching job.
Through a stroke of good luck he was offered a temporary position teaching sixth grade at Walnut Creek Elementary School in the heart of Ohio’s Amish Country. Despite culture shock and a string of rookie mistakes he makes a go of his opportunity. Luckily Marc finds a network of support from his boss as well as his colleagues. He is also able to form strong bonds with his students and their parents who look past his foibles and insecurities.
Ultimately he finds his footing and settles into his chosen career and his uniquely wonderful new town.
Tales out of School is the first book in a four-book series written by Mark Crail and published by Sea Hill Press.