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Beyond the blackboard summaryBeyond the blackboard is a wonderful story about a first year teacher who is assigned to teachat a homeless shelter. She goes through hardships in learning how the parents and childreninteract with one another and the people around them. The children think they can dowhatever they want.Having to work in a horrible environment where there are no books,desks, or materials needed for a regular classroom. She realizes that none of it was what sheanticipated for.She thinks about quieting and looking for a new spot ,but grows empathy for these childrenand believes she can make a big difference in the them. She takes her time to renovate anddecorate the classroom for the kids and buys a few supplies efficient for the classroom. The kidsstart behaving and taking more and more of an interest in learning.She tries to call the schoolboard to try and get their attention towards the homeless shelter.

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Fall
Professor
Susan Elledge
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