Transcript for Florida Teacher Welcomed Back From Battling Cancer With Student Serenade
It's Friday and we love these types of stories especially on Fridays. We call it our feel-good Friday piece. There is a schoolteacher third grade teacher in Florida. She got a surprise of a lifetime when she returned to school. She was facing breast cancer and had to take a lot of time off from school and she came back and just see what was waiting for her when she came back to school. ??? This is my fight song ??? ??? nobody else but me ??? ??? to me ??? The entire school came out and Jill bass, her name is Jill bass and she is joining us live with her class there in Florida right now. Good morning, everyone there, good morning. Yes. Looking good, Jill. You have your friend Linda who coordinated everything. Another third grade teacher there. Yes. So, okay, Jill, when you came back and you saw that, what was going through your mind and your heart when you saw that reception? Oh, my goodness. Robin, it was so overwhelming and obviously you don't expect anything like that. And I just was overcome with emotion and to see the entire student body out there all in pink, all of the staff members at Rowlett, it was just overwhelming then they started singing and put it over the top. I couldn't believe it. Those beautiful little voices. Linda, how did you do this and how did 900 students keep a secret like that and how did you come up with this idea? Well, it's incredible. When Jill was first diagnosed, back in may, we were just in shock, I mean she's a 35-year-old vibrant, beautiful woman and we just couldn't believe it. And everyone, everyone wanted to do something, but, you know, you're helpless at that point. You know, you just don't know what you can do. So parents and staff and kids, we sent cards, teachers donated some of their sick days. That's beautiful. So she wouldn't have to worry about that. And we had meals sent to her family and -- but the kids, you know, they wanted to show their love and just all of our admiration for how strong she's been. She has certainly exhibited that and how are thing, Jill? How are you doing? Well, good news is I'm cancer-free. Yes. Very excited. Very happy about that. Happy to be back at work. You're back at work. Happy to be back at work. This is where I want to be, yes. This is definitely where I want to be. Well, and you can tell that they want you there so I don't know, I know it's kind of early there. Can we hear a little rendition? Can we hear a little bit from the students. Can we hear a little from the song. You guys want to sing it one more time? Hit it. Sfwhoets this is my fight song take back my right song ??? ??? prove that lie life song ??? ??? ??? be strong my fight song ??? ??? and I don't really care if nobody else believes 'cause I still got a lot of life left in me ??? Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. That's beautiful. ??? Oh, man. Little knee socks. Really getting into it. People that are going through their something to have that kind of love and support means everything so it just gives us an example what we all can do to help one another. That was fun. Thank you, robin. Feel Good Friday.
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