September 10, 2021
NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, I was teaching fourth-graders in Washington, DC., as part of the Teach For America program.
I will never forget that the grandmother of one of my students was working at the Pentagon that day, and the fear we felt in our classroom, as we were uncertain if others parts of our city were still under attack. Thank God she survived, but ...
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