Being a teacher is a powerful force, it can shake the surface of a young soul like an earthquake, and cause a ripple effect that can last a lifetime. It is the”why” for many of us who enter the profession and the essence of being a teacher. We want to make a difference and have an impact on another person’s life. What we say and what we do, not only impacts the lives of students in our class, but also the lives of the people whom our students come into contact. We are the ripple effect.
So where is the disconnect?
Why in the year 2016 have we come so far from peace, prosperity, hope, and change. What have we forgotten in the classroom to foster these things. A country divided, and filled with violence, from school shootings to suicide bombers that have become the norm. A drug epidemic
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