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I wish I had teachers that looked like me

IN THE FIFTH GRADE, I was inexplicably popular. I would strut down the hallway at the very end of a single file line with my class, dressed in a floral tracksuit paired with junior boys’ Heelys, butterfly clips in my braided hair, and a mischievous half-smile across my face. The level of swagger was inconceivable […]