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Belle Chesler

Belle Chesler

Belle Chesler is a visual arts teacher in Beaverton, Oregon.

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How One Teacher and Her Students Dealt With a World Unraveling Amid Smoke and Death

The pandemic served as a stark reminder of at least two things: that the nuclear family is not enough and that schools can't be its sole safety net.

Belle Chesler ·


The “Great” Reopening

It’s as if they want America's schools to fail.

Belle Chesler ·


This Empire Has No Clothes: In the Classroom That Zoom Built

Teaching across an abyss of silence.

Belle Chesler ·


Defunding Children, A National Crisis of the Soul

Making American schools less great again

Belle Chesler ·


The Kavanaugh Hearings Just Won't Leave Me Alone

The media’s moving on, but I’m not

Belle Chesler ·


Students as Teachers: Facing the World Adults Are Wrecking

What happens when a teachers stops and listens to her students.

Belle Chesler ·


Will an AR-15 Succeed Where the American Dream Failed?

High school students: The canaries in the coal mine of American disaster.

Belle Chesler ·

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