teach for america
There is a force out there that’s working to destroy our profession.
“I see a lot of myself in my students and partially because of that I think it’s important for me to stay strong."
Imagine you’re settling in to enjoy an article on-line or in your favorite print newspaper and you come across this headline
From high fives to "warm and fuzzy jars" to visits to the LGBTQ club.
On June 3rd, 2016 I took a road trip to the White House with 38 seventh-graders from Newark, NJ, and it's a day that I'll never forget.
I do not know how representative are the experiences of this Teaching Fellow. I hope other Fellows respond to this blog. Who
So, yes, for better or worse, TFA will still be relevant for many years to come. We live in an imperfect world, and while TFA may not be a perfect solution, neither are the conditions for recruiting and retaining teachers in urban and rural schools.
The Global Search for Education: In Search of Professional Ethicists - Is Education a Profession? - Part 2
Join me and globally renowned thought leaders including Sir Michael Barber (UK), Dr. Michael Block (U.S.), Dr. Leon Botstein
Teacher diversity is an educational civil right for our students. The research is clear that a diverse teaching force is essential to ensuring high-quality education for all students, and especially for students of color.
She also has a second book, Common Core Dilemma: Who Owns Our Schools?. Schneider is a southern Louisiana native, career
It takes a lot of nerve for the head of a huge teaching organization known to have an overwhelmingly white membership to play the diversity card against another teaching organization that has 50 percent teachers of color, yet in the crazy world of education politics, it happened.
He's written a how-to guide for getting low-income students engaged in school.