The Glass Castle

Who is the teacher that Jeanette is named after?

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Jeannette was named after a teacher at Welch High School. Miss Bivens, Jeannette's faculty adviser, was also Rex's English teacher when he attended the school. In fact, she was the teacher who convinced him to stay in school and get his diploma. Rex named Jeannette after this teacher.


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