I suspect that a lot of my readers also follow Diane Ravitch's blog. But just in case there is anyone who missed her blog today, I am reporting it here. When you finish, I recommend you also read the comments posted afterward.
I sent this to every Louisiana legislator because the empathy it exudes represents what is most important in teaching and in life. This TFA's experience is an example of the truth that the most important lessons can be learned without every having been "taught."