Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 4, 2011

Shanna Fortner: Learning from 2nd-grader

BY SHANNA FORTNER
Special to the Record-Eagle

---- — A relationship that is important to me is one I have with a second-grader, Sydney Barker. Most freshmen wouldn't really think a friendship with a second-grader is valuable or really means anything, but a relationship with anyone is significant. As an upperclassman, I am a role model for Sydney. Yet, even though I am older than Sydney, she is a very wise child and has been a role model for me.

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