Exhibit: Women Who Dared
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Freyda Sanders
Educator of Juvenile Offenders

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What Else She Said

[The greatest challenge was] to make contact with [the girls in the detention center]. I couldn't expect to correct them, to heal them, but at least to be available to them for whatever they needed and to be as little judgmental as I could and yet get my point across to them. I think that was much more important than the academics, actually, because it was such a brief amount of time. But at least to let them know that somebody was interested in them as a person. I don't know whether I succeeded or not. I was always glad when I came in and didn't find somebody that I knew from before.


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For a bibliography: Jewish Women's Archive. "Jewish Women's Archive - Women Who Dared - Freyda Sanders on CHALLENGES." <http://jwa.org/exhibits/wwd/jsp/fullAnswer.jsp>.

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