On Being Fired from My Job

By Lory Peroff, Hope Street Alumna

“Nerds make the world go round.”

That’s what my mom always told me. And being nerdy is pretty much how a classroom teacher became an “Educational Columnist” for a local online publication. In my free time, I would write my views on education and send them in for consideration. After about a year of submitting letters, a few of which were published in the…