Miracle Workers by Taylor Mali

I know my university history teaching and my work with adults learning to speak English is different than what Taylor Mali does with high school students, but I can still relate to his poetry about teaching. Maybe it’s because I often have teenagers in required courses. But maybe it’s because there’s something more fundamental to the craft, no matter who or what your are teaching. Here’s a piece he posted to his YouTube channel this year:


This blog post originally appeared on my old history blog, Clio and Me, on this date.