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[Susan notes: Admirably short and to the point. "Renegade" is masterful.]

Published in New York Times

To the editor

If recess is defined as a temporary withdrawal or cessation from usual work or activity, it is an oxymoron to have a recess coach. This may be a wired society, but spare me the indignity of a pedagogue prohibiting my "renegade game of hopscotch."

Howard Stabin

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