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Jessica Lifshitz: Thank You Heinemann Fellows

Last month at the International Literacy Association's 2016 Conference in Boston, Heinemann held a reception for its authors. Heinemann Fellows from the inaugural cohort were in attendance. Jessica Lifshitz, a teacher of that outgoing cohort, welcomed the newest group of Fellows and gave a short, powerful speech about empowerment and  autonomy that we are reproducing here with her permission. Please enjoy!

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