2010-08-12 / School News
Author Brings Message to Middle School
For four years, Jennings Michael Burch was shuttled from one institution or foster home to another, never staying long enough to make a real friend or form a close relationship. In one home, he was stripped of his clothes and left outside in below-zero temperatures. In another, schoolmates attacked him, ripped his clothing and beat him. But he survived–and thrived.