As we reflect on the horrors of Arizona and look forward to honoring the peaceful contributions of Martin Luther King, I hope we can look at bringing more civility into our lives. As you interact with students, parents, colleagues and administrators...please add a dose of kindess to the discourse. I do believe that kind acts do pay forward...like the movie and that neat commercial on tv. Enjoy your long weekend.
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