College Readiness

Here’s How It Feels to Watch Your Students on #CollegeSigningDay

A few weeks ago, I was cleaning out a closet in my house when I stumbled upon a folder full of letters my students had written during my first year of teaching. At the time, I taught ninth-grade...

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Tennessee

It's Not About TFA, It's About the Work and the People

Over seven years ago when I received my offer to join Teach For America in Nashville while sitting in the back of my creative writing class, I didn’t know just how much I would grow to care so...

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