One other thing re the death penalty. How many lives would be saved spending the $2.4m on medical treatment - a damn sight more that Zaoui and his people. Next youll be advocating some kind of civil union.
As a teacher, I would NEVER encourage someone to get in to the education industry. It';s sad, I know. But in Texas, the lawmakers and parents have no respect for our profession, our professionalism, and what we do. The field is so volitile and the pay is terrible. (And the insurance is worse!)I hope you find your true calling and love it!