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Patience leads to teaching students with special minds
Nancy Silverman
Nancy Silverman (right) tutors a student in a classroom converted from an old feed room of a horse stable. Silverman said the small, 10-foot by 10-foot room has less distractions for her students. - photo by Paula Joseph
Growing up in Bucks County, Pa., Nancy Silverman always knew her life would be filled with rewarding edification. She would begin as the student; she would become the teacher. Though unforeseen at the time, her first lessons would not come from a book but from life in the revered lessons of patience and waiting.