To participate in The Story Behind the Picture, send your story, 150 words or fewer, to WATC@npr.org. Put the word "picture" in the subject line and include your name and phone number. If possible, attach a copy of your photo to your e-mail.
Teacher Scott Banks took this photo of Sandra Ramirez in 1995.
Teacher Scott Banks took this photo of Sandra Ramirez in 1995. Scott Banks
Family photos hold the key to a treasure trove of memories and experiences. In the second in a series exploring the stories, thoughts and meaning behind images, teacher Scott Banks shares a memory of photographing one of his students.