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How I, a Jewish Mom and Teacher, Navigate the Season

I celebrate holidays at home but not in the classroom

My friend Anne made me Hanukkah Harry when we taught together in the 1990s.

I woke up this morning to find a text from Hannah. A TikTok of a current trend. A girl her age lip-synching to, “I know something you don’t. I know something you will never know.”

The caption read, “My Jewish ass when the other kids in class would talk about…

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Alison Levine

Alison Levine

Mom. Educator. This year I provide academic support to our second grade team. I talk about teaching with kindness and authenticity.