is how much my 6th graders raised this year for Alex's Lemonade Stand which funds research for childhood cancers. Through the course of this school year, we have sold candy, lemonade, paid for the privilege to dress down (preferably in yellow), and today presented a big ol' check to one of the great people that work at the foundation. It has been a great day and a great year.
All in all, this has been the most successful year of my teaching career. Today was just icing on the cake.
"Have you ever thought that if her potential is limited, yours and mine are too?" - The other day, even as we celebrated the final toppling, we took some time to knock the mayor for his grandstanding. He is cynical and ambitious and takes...
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