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May 19 2013


I held off on telling my students that I was leaving at the end of my corps member experience. My kids don’t know what Teach For America is, but they do know that all of the white teachers in this town have a weird habit of staying for only a two-year period. And I knew…

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May 01 2013

The end

I have a story to tell. And it’s going to be one of very few positive ones on this blog. When I joined Teach For America, I talked a little bit online with a corps member who grew up in suburban Houston. When we both moved to the Valley, we became quick friends, despite being…

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Houston Institute '11 alum. Now a rural E/LA teacher.

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