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Teachers Connecting After Tragedy

In the aftermath of the tragedy in Newtown, teachers have been speaking to one another and to broader community about their work with children, their reactions that day, and about ways to talk with children about the unspeakable.  I’ve been curating some of their responses on Storify:


[View the story “Teachers Talking about Newtown” on Storify]

Ten years ago, such connecting would not have been possible, and beyond hushed conversations within buildings or possible weekend phone calls, teachers would have been navigating this impossible weekend much more alone.


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