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To the Suburbs

I felt like I was abandoning the black inner city kids in Chester, PA.  I had spent the first 5 years of my teaching career in schools that were predominately African American and I believed my biggest impact would be … Continue reading

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Judge Judy With Aunt Mary

“Hey Allyn or Brandon whichever one you are” my great Aunt Mary exclaimed as she opened her front door. I informed her that it was Allyn and she just laughed and said “it’s hard for an old lady like me … Continue reading

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Don’t Smile Until the New Year

Trina had completed a well written 5 paragraph essay including an intro, 3 supporting body paragraphs, and a solid conclusion. However, all I could do was laugh at her efforts. In her expository writing, she explained why “Mr. Bacchus is … Continue reading

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