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Chip Dizárd

Teacher, Digital Harbor High School in Baltimore

One Letter That Changed My Life

PRESENTED ON FEB 20, 2014
IN BALTIMORE, MD @ VOL 2

Educator Chip Dizzard talks about how he used an unexpected life change as an impetus to help him discover new passions. He enthusiastically believes that "those who tell stories will rule the world."

 

 

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