Stacey Abrams, the defeated (barely) candidate for Georgia governor, who had to fight huge voter suppression efforts, just gave an impressive TED Talk.
It seems to me that it would be a video just about any teacher would want to show their students for inspiration, and to help them set goals.
The three questions at the top of this blog post would be great ones for students to answer after watching the video.
And here’s another line from her talk that will probably be up on a lot of classroom walls:
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You can see the transcript of the video here, and I’ve embedded it below: