Laura Milligan

Guest Blogger

Teacher

New Haven, Connecticut

Laura Milligan is an English and wellness teacher in Connecticut. She lives on the shoreline with her husband and two children. When she’s not teaching or writing, she enjoys afternoon lattes, board games and books. You can follow her on Instagram @laurahainesliving.

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Posted Apr. 5, 2019

How to Teach Wellness and Sex Ed Without Shaming Your Students

I teach wellness classes to teenagers. Yesterday, while chatting about menstruation, a student asked me what happens to a tampon…

By Laura Milligan

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Posted Nov. 18, 2021

If You’ve Been Silent About Child Justice, We Need You Now More Than Ever

We have a problem. The global COVID-19 pandemic has not only created a storm of challenges in policy and practice for public education; it also…

By Chris Stewart

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Posted Nov. 22, 2021

Current Events Put Racism on Display, No Matter How Hard Some Try to Hide It

In the words of Mugatu, I feel like I’m taking crazy pills. Defense lawyers in the trial seeking justice for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery,…

By Zachary Wright 

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Posted Nov. 23, 2021

Not Every Kid Looks Forward to Holiday Breaks

As a kid, I didn’t look forward to the holidays as much as my classmates did because it meant more time in a home that…

By Kelly D. Holstine

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