A Comfortable Routine in Uncomfortable Times

In the days and weeks following the events of September 11th, many teachers and children around the country gathered each morning in the comforting routine of Morning Meeting, a daily ritual that can provide a measure of safety and stability in the midst of troubled times. No matter what children had heard outside school or what they'd seen on the news, they knew that when they arrived at school, they’d begin their day by gathering in a circle with their teacher and greeting each other, kindly and respectfully.
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