Sam Burbank is a 10th-grade English teacher at Franklin High School in Portland. He has also taught international baccalaureate or IB courses in English at Cleveland High School and Spanish immersion at Mt. Tabor Middle School, both in Portland. He studied English and Spanish in Scotland before moving to Portland to earn his masters of education.
I am a 10th grade English teacher at Franklin High School, and Friday is our 13th day of striking. Based on my experience on the picket line, I believe our strike is well understood, but there are also wildly varying accounts of what the sentiment is among teachers. The public deserves to know more about […]