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Divisive fundraisers make schools unsafe for kids from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.
Missing an opportunity to speak up creates another opportunity–to practice for next time.
Students want to know teachers have their backs. Reassure them by answering these two questions.
Words meant to inspire can have the opposite effect. This teacher looks for a new way to talk about teaching.
Think you know all about the March? Think again!
Many students come to school with stories already attached to them. This teacher prefers to hear students’ own stories about themselves.