Think teachers don't have an impact on the world? Read this touching tribute my colleague, Keith Elchert, wrote about a special letter his grandmother received when she retired. She was Neil Armstrong's elementary-school math teacher.
Last updated: August 28, 2012 11:34 a.m.
Teachers touch the heavens
Karen Francisco, editorial page editor for The Journal Gazette, has been an Indiana journalist since 1981. She writes frequently about education for The Journal Gazette opinion pages and here, where she looks at the business, politics and science of learning as it relates to northeast Indiana, the state and the nation. She can be reached at 260-461-8206 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.