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Awake, Engaged, Inspired

For the first ten years of my teaching career, I thought teaching and voting were¬†enough. I was doing what I loved and I was fulfilling my civic duty. I will never forget the day that all of this changed. It … Continue reading

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Emerging as a Candidate (and hoping for your support)

On Christmas day, I anxiously retrieved the envelope waiting for me in my mailbox. My hands trembled with excitement as I immediately sent out my electronic tentacles in search of encouragement. A fellow teacher coached me through the opening of … Continue reading

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