Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other in Baltimore. Yet, one grew up to be highly successful and the other became a convicted murderer serving a life sentence. Why did their lives turn out so differently? "The Other Wes Moore" is a great story for helping your students see how our choices determine the direction our lives will take.
Author Wes Moore is scheduled to speak in Memphis at the CBU Theater at 7 p.m. on Nov. 21.
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