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I have always loved chalkboards. I love the feel of the chalk in my hand, the sound of chalk tapping against the chalkboard as letters, words, sentences appear on the black surface. I love the ease with which an eraser can wipe a chalkboard clean.

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Andrea, I had a love-hate


I had a love-hate relationship with the chalkboard as a teacher.

I loved the sound, loved writing on it, but could not stand having the chalk touch my bare hands. I thankfully found a nifty item called a "chalk chuck" that placed the chalk in a silver bullet type cylinder and effectively kept your fingers free of chalk dust.

We've progressed to dry erase boards, but miss my chalkboard.

Enjoyed your post,