Los Medanos Elementary teacher Dororthy Mallari and her second grade class went viral for their rendition of Lizzo’s hit song “Truth Hurts.” The video has over a million views, was featured on “Good Morning America” and garnered a response from Lizzo, who thanked them for their support.
Each year, Ms. Mallari picks a popular song to start the day. This year she picked “Truth Hurts” and rewrote the lyrics to make them kid-friendly, with the empowering message of being a great student and friend.
The video has been described as “inspirational” and serves as a reminder to be great.
– Kolette Simonton, City of Pittsburg, CA