Making a Difference

This teacher is making a difference. I applaud her efforts and passion.

an educator's re-education

Dear Parent/Guardian,

I am your child’s teacher.  My role as educator extends far beyond the walls of my classroom.  It is my profession, what I practice.   I have chosen to devote the better part of what will be the years that make up my life to educating your child. I take it very seriously and I should; I am a stakeholder in your child’s future.

And so are you. You take it seriously also.  You take your role in your child’s life more seriously than probably anyone else ever will.  You have spent countless hours modeling empathy and kindness, teaching right from wrong, helping your child learn how to navigate through an increasingly complicated world and spending time to understand who your child is and where he/she is coming from.   You do this in order to help guide your child down the path to who he/she will become…

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  7 comments for “Making a Difference

  1. March 30, 2013 at 11:51 PM

    This post shows that education has something more to it than the usually known stuff. Beautifully explained. Thanks a lot.

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  2. March 30, 2013 at 4:56 AM

    What a perfect and necessary message. Thank you for spreading it.

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  3. Al Stacer
    March 29, 2013 at 8:44 PM

    As the husband of a retired educator, I believe this video provides an education many in this country need to get. Thanks for posting.

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    • March 29, 2013 at 9:16 PM

      You are most welcome, and please thank your wife for her efforts to educate our youth.

      Sent from my iPhone

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  4. March 29, 2013 at 12:16 PM

    Thanks for helping spread the word, Allan.

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    • March 29, 2013 at 12:20 PM

      You are very welcome, and congratulations on being Freshly Pressed!

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