yes, congratulations! I watch my daughter's teachers and recognize how very much influence they have on all those children (in a good way, from my experiences). Thank goodness for people like you. And, honestly, it takes guts (no pun intended) to teach with Crohn's! Extra kudos for that!
--40 year old female, dx as UC in '04 (1st symptoms in '03), switched to Crohn's in '05, 1 fistula, crohn's colitis, limited to large intestine
--rejected (reaction/didn't work): Asacol, AZA, 6-MP, MTX, Remicade, Humira, prednisone
--methylpred - finally off 6/15/08, tried Prochymal in Phase III study (can't wait til it's approved!)
--started Tysabri 3/21/08
--single mom to 10-yr-old girl