The biggest mistake a teacher can ever make. I judged you before I ever knew you. And for that—I apologize.’ Then he got up, gave me a hug, and asked me to give a speech at our graduation ceremony. I felt so seen in that moment. Teacher be bright be kind be brave be free be happy be you poster. After graduation I ended up going back to the school to work as a speech coach. One day I happened to be chatting with an old teacher, and I joked about how I never had to pay for my activities. ‘Oh,’ he said. ‘Your teachers all chipped in to pay for them. Along with Roger Herring. But I am sure that warning resonated and pushed her to be the best not just better. This is an amazing story of rising above what life circumstances handed you. Mr. Herring apologizing was truly amazing but more so how much the teachers pitched in to cover her fees.
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They knew she could be great. What a wonderful story of kindness, support, humility. Everyone says teachers don’t get enough credit and this is why. Bless all of them for supporting this young lady behind the scenes. Teacher be bright be kind be brave be free be happy be you poster. This is what teachers do for their students and no one would have been the wiser had she not brought that up in random conversation. I was raised in a similar, yet somehow completely different, lifestyle. And, those teachers who took a chance on me made all the difference. It’s led me to become a better mother and teacher than I was set up to be.