Claudia Klein

Guest Blogger

Graduate, Plainwell High School

Plainwell, Michigan

Claudia Klein, 18, recently graduated from Plainwell High School in Michigan, and will attend Hope College in Holland, Michigan, this fall.

She describes herself as “forever an optimist, passionately open-minded, a brain recovery expert since I was 10 and world’s greatest car singer.”

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Posted June 22, 2015

From Wheelchair to Walking: A Student’s Road to Graduation

What did it take to graduate despite facing adversity? For me, the question was more like, “What did I have…

By Claudia Klein

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Posted Aug. 12, 2019

Teaching About Race Does Not Make You Un-American

“The Holocaust was an atrocity.” This was the example I gave my eighth graders as we were learning our words of the week. And with…

By Kelisa Wing

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Posted Aug. 12, 2019

Don’t Just Invite Black Men to School on the First Day, We Need Them All Year Long

A tradition for many schools that educate predominately Black children involves welcoming the children back with scores of Black men cheering them on as they…

By Rann Miller

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Posted Aug. 13, 2019

A Teacher’s First Year: The Good, The Bad and the Beautiful

Joining a new school community comes with a unique set of challenges. In addition to the difficulties inherent in any new school year, new teachers…

By Meghann Estrada

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