teach for america corps members
This past weekend, over 15,000 past, present and prospective Teach for America corps members met in Washington, D.C. to celebrate
The narrative of 'Work Hard, Get Smart' and 'No Excuses' demands individual hero sacrifice. This kind of oversimplified idealism encouraged dehumanizing behaviors among many TFA corps members and negatively impacted their well-being as people and as teachers.
Fewer young people are looking to join the organization's ranks.
One day, when the student wasn't participating in the lesson, Shorrock asked him to draw his answer instead of writing it