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A day teaching first grade


Barbara Qualls

Decades ago, when I decided I wanted to be a schoolteacher, I knew that I needed to teach big kids. I think babies and small children are incredibly cute and have always had a hard time doling out punishment, even when it is obviously needed. A well-placed tear or sniffle? I fold up like a house of cards.

Until last Friday, the youngest kids I’ve ever taught were sixth graders.

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