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Obsession with breed: As troublesome as discrimination against it

In light of the current political context surrounding both the teaching profession and pit bull welfare right now, I thought this could use a repost.¬† This piece was originally posted in March of 2012. Most of my professional experience has … Continue reading

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Obsession with breed: As troublesome as discrimination against it

Most of my professional experience has been in teacher training and preparation. ¬†Without fail, most prospective teachers, particularly those younger and newer to the work, cite the following as their reasons for going into teaching: ¬†“I just love English,” “Math … Continue reading

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