"Tracy S. Education: The Great Equalizer"
...My mother encouraged me to excel, but I was painfully shy and second guessed myself constantly. In the 5th grade, I had a teacher Mrs. C. who took me aside and pointed to the smartest girl in the class. Mrs. C. said, "There is no reason why you can't be the smartest girl in the class if you wanted to be. There is absolutely no difference between...
10+ subjects, including public speaking