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He’s been educating students ever since, but he’s learned a lot in the process, too.
Kennedy has discovered that teachers play multiple roles. From nursing and counseling to parenting and mentoring, “it’s an incredibly hard job,” he said.
"You've got to experience this to appreciate it," he admitted. “Every single person that makes policy for elementary and secondary education, needs to substitute once a year.”