Laura is a 22-year veteran public school teacher in a large suburban school north of Syracuse, New York. Brown runs a Medium publication called "Teaching in Trump's America" that features her own work and other educators' posts. 

Articles by Laura

“I Was Born on September 11, 2001”

After a candid classroom discussion, this high school teacher marvels at the questions and concerns that educators like herself must confront at school.

A Teacher Overhears: “Yeah, I would have made a good Nazi.”

This educator reflects on the scariest student conversation she has overheard in her teaching career.