He was a big man, a presence to be reckoned with on any football team, the Huffington Post reports. Dressed in a pressed shirt and colorful tie, he spread his arms out and gestured around the room. "I'm a new teacher here. How do I do this?" he asked. I knew what "this" was--a room with only a few windows, thick-paned and laced with heavy gauge wire, designed to keep what's in, in; a locked industrial metal door; the squawk of walkie-talkies in the hallways. It was a classroom much like the one in the county jail where I taught...

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