Swift: Giving thanks for the little things
Published 11/23/2013, INFORUM
Last week, I wrote about gratitude. I had been recruited by a first-grade teacher to talk to her class about writing, and it turned out to be one of the highlights of my entire fall. The curiosity, intelligence and openness of these 6- and 7-year-olds were inspiring, and I began to understand why some people gravitate toward teaching the very young.Word count: 719
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