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Melanie Mitchell is a senior at Concordia University's secondaty education program. Duting the spring, she is teaching eighth grade language arts and literature at Fernwood Middle School. She plans to graduate this May and jump into the teaching world with both feet. Her practicum students at Rex Putnam High School inspired her stoty. The characters are very loosely based on some of the students she has observed both while teaching high school and when she was a student herself.