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Hi, I wonder if anyone has had this experience...I was only 2 weeks short of finishing my student teaching when I got sick and missed 3 days of class. The mentor teacher all of a sudden came up with all these reasons (which she couldn't substantiate with any evidence) why I was such a bad student teacher and actually accused me of badmouthing students and losing student work. Although I had the support of one of my professors, who saw how this woman was such a control freak and how she undermined me in front of students, I still got kicked out of the program. I talked to an attorney about this and he said that it would cost me thousands of dollars because this is a due pocess issue, in that it is a "He-said/She-said" situation. Any advise would be great! Kyra Sysak