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Are We Bad People For Caring More For Our Own?

And how we move past that.

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“Why does she only care about my students? Why doesn’t she care about the rest of the people living in Baltimore?” my student asked.

A week ago, I taught my students an article from a fellow Baltimore City teacher titled “A teacher’s reality in Baltimore: murdered students.” In the article, Shannon Furdak, a…




We don't talk enough about mental health.

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