Student disrespect isn't really racism, says Florida teacher Tracey Keim, who is white and who was greeted by a torrent of race-tinged insults this school year from a 15-year-old black student who has since become one of Keim's best writers. Many of Keim's said they colleagues agree with her, saying students often test teachers by trying to upset them with the most outrageous insults they can dream up.

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