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Successful

After 9 years of teaching, I have reached a point where students I once taught in the 8th grade are now graduating from high school.   As 8th graders, they were just entering their teenage years and 5 years later … Continue reading

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Apple Tree

As the school year progressed, the cutting marks on her arm became easier to spot and the school guidance counselor informed us of her plan to commit suicide.   My daily attempts to say good morning or good afternoon continuously fell … Continue reading

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