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Valorie Lewis of Stigler speaks about importance of continuing one's education during Higher Education Day activities in the House of Representatives chamber at the state Capitol Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 10, 2009. Lewis is a third grade teacher in Stigler. In background is her daughter, Jessica Lewis, who also spoke. She is a student at Carl Albert State College in Poteau.    BY JIM BECKEL, THE OKLAHOMAN