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Marva Collins

Marva Collins (Margaret Thomas / The Washington Post / Getty Images)
Marva Collins (Margaret Thomas / The Washington Post / Getty Images)

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July 28, 2015 "Mrs. Collins had such a profound impact on me as a teacher. I pray God grants the family supernatural peace and comfort. RIP Mrs. Collins" - Grace Terry (Birmingham, AL)
July 26, 2015 "Rest in peace." - Lena Williams (Plano, TX)
July 10, 2015 "I am so honored to have known Mrs. Collins. What a wonderful and caring person. She was an inspiration to my educational journey. I am proud to say I worked for an educator of educators. Rest in Heaven my friend/sister. She gave her all." - Sherlyn Russell (Dolton, IL)
July 09, 2015 "She used the gift that God blessed her with and blessed others beyond measure. What a legacy!" - Sherri Cole (Cordova, TN)
July 09, 2015 "Although I never met her, my understanding and reading of her material will live on in my classroom. Her life will be honored and her methods used as long as I teach. Peace and love to the surviving family and friends. May the longtime sun shine upon you all love surround you and the pure light that is within you guide your way on, guide your way on, guide your way on." - Shane Carter (Coconut Creek, FL)
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Obituary for Marva Collins
Marva Collins, the Chicago education pioneer who won praise for her innovative teaching approach at the West Side school she launched in 1975, died...
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