orchard gardens school

Last week, teacher Kerri Ann Connelly posted this video on Teach For America's Teacher Pop blog, showing first-graders at
Alicia sits down with Orchard Gardens K-8 Pilot School Principal Andrew Bott to discuss the dramatic changes that ensued in his school when he made the decision to eliminate his security staff and replace them with art teachers.
“[Students] need something more than test prep, something more than learning that there’s only one answer to every problem