The events of December 14th in Newtown left me stunned, disgusted, and heartbroken. I know many people feel my same sentiments. As a teacher, I know what it means to choose a career not for the benefits, not for the glory, not for any sort of public recognition, but because of a deep calling. Teachers, true teachers, go into education because they love helping students learn. The article below addresses America and speaks on the changing attitudes towards teachers. Hopefully those changes will not be short lived.
In addition, if this next article doesn’t get you to reconsider your ideas about gun control, nothing else will… http://talkingpointsmemo.com/archives/2013/01/i_have_no_words_1.php