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Derrick Z. Jackson

The value of the male schoolteacher

By Derrick Z. Jackson
Globe Columnist / April 22, 2008

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PATRICK Cunningham taught my youngest son a decade ago in first and second grade at the Cambridgeport School in Cambridge. Now 59, he still teaches the same grades at the same school, one of the relatively few men in the nation working with children so young. In 27 years of preschool and early elementary teaching, he has felt none of ... (Full article: 695 words)

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