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Elizabeth Moore fell in love with storytelling because of her fourth-grade teacher, Barbara Belt. The Maryland resident shared a tribute to her for Teacher Appreciation Week. Moore is a marine conservationist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Her story first appeared on CNN iReport.
(CNN)Ms. Belt was by far the coolest grown-up I knew as a kid. And she still is.