The quotes below were obtained from e-mails, social media posts, other online posts, and handwritten letters. Teacher, faculty, and student names are not provided at this time except for those I could reach at the time this was posted. This is not a comprehensive list as some correspondences included confidential information.


Marty, Thanks for standing up for us so we can stand up for our students. Karen Aronowitz, President, United Teachers of Dade

Karp’s vote for public school funding makes the grade! United Teachers of Dade (literature)

Dr. Karp, I hold you in exceptionally high regard on both a professional and personal level and know the talent and wealth of experience you bring. James R. Haj, CEO, The Children’s Trust

You mean the world to the school. I am so happy that you are part of so much of what we do. I am very grateful. Thank you. Rabbi Yitzhak Zweig, President, Talmudic University

You were perfect last night. Your words were impactful and moving. Thank you for joining us and inspiring our community to lead by example. Warmest regards, Leslie Dr. Leslie Rosenfeld, Chief Learning and Development Officer

I am very impressed with your caring and concern for MDCPS students. Elaine Liftin Council for Educational Change

Dear Dr. Karp, There isn’t a sufficient number of thanks to give to you. Warmly, Eveleen Lorton The Zelda Glazer Writing Institute