Erin Crosby-Eckstine

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Erin Crosby-Eckstine is a writer and teacher in Brooklyn. Her bylines have appeared in HelloGiggles and The Cut


Cover Photo: A silhouetted photo of a long-haired person raising their arm to write mathematical equations on a glowing whiteboard.
Why Don’t American Schools Value Creativity?

High school almost crushed my dream of being a writer. Now, as an educator, I’m trying to be the teacher I never had.

Cover Photo: A photograph of an empty classroom, shot from the back of the room and facing the whiteboard. A KN95 mask hangs on the side of the chair in the foreground .
Going Back to School As a Grieving Teacher

After a year of virtual classrooms, what have we learned?