By Vanessa Vis English and History Teacher at ZLO Gratitude and respect. These swelled in my heart after helping my mom sort through homeschooling supplies. Each curriculum set, workbook, documentation represented hours of labor – No, not labor, rather, love!
Sixth grade, Newburyport, Massachusetts, science class… that’s where I found my love for science. I wanted to be a scientist. It was a fall morning, and our science teacher explained we would be beginning a little journey of ecological study.
“She found me in the library – where else? – and proposed something unlikely: would I like to join the year book club? Miss Banga was my English teacher in my sophomore year and I thought she was great. Not