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Self-portrait boxes

Each year I have my students create self-portrait boxes. The self-portrait boxes are a way for them to generate and symbolize important memories and stories in their lives. They were required to fulfill a few specific requests (for example, a symbol … Continue reading

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Holding hands and spinning

In our last advisory, one of my students brought madeleines for breakfast. I, of course, shared that the taste of madeleines was the inspiration for Proust’s Remembrance of Things Past. This singular taste of the madeleine (and a cup of … Continue reading

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