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Get Your Tissues Ready: A National Teacher of the Year Breaks Down Why He's Still Teaching

Liz Dwyer

Anthony Mullen, 2009's National Teacher of the Year says he "cannot answer the question why I teach without telling the story of my life because my story is written on the pages of the lives of too many children." Mullen's incredibly powerful and inspiring explanation of resilience, empathy, and self-reliance is a "story is the story of the students whom I teach and mentor. And that is why I remain a classroom teacher."

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