Patrick Welsh taught high school English for 43 years at T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Va., and two years before that in Rochester, N.Y. He retired in 2013. Welsh's articles have appeared in The Washington Post, USA Today and The New York Times, among many others.
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Education Sep 10Column: 15 years after 9/11, how have students’ reactions changed?
In what seemed like about a half hour after the second plane hit, we heard a loud explosion outside the school.