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First Person

First Person is where Chalkbeat features personal essays by educators, students, parents, and others trying to improve public education. Read our submission guidelines here.

An interactive whiteboard for the DIY teacher
By Kelly Vaughan
August 21, 2008

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Random Family reflections
By Kelly Vaughan
July 23, 2008
Pint-sized playground
By Kelly Vaughan
July 8, 2008