Education

Remembering Manhattan

By Kevin Bushweller — September 11, 2007 1 min read

My thoughts today turn to a Tuesday exactly six years ago when I was driving into Manhattan on a beautiful, sunny morning to spend the day with New York City teacher Laura Marks. I was writing a story about her motivation to return to the classroom after recovering from a violent beating from a student. On that day, her state of mind would be put to the test.

A version of this news article first appeared in the Motivation Matters blog.