A kid discusses how great relationships with teachers of color prepared him to succeed in college—and inspired him to pursue a career in education.
How a class project inspired a kid to become the next Albert Einstein.
A 10th grader discusses her dreams and aspirations—and how teachers can help her achieve them.
Two moms discuss if learning is as important as making friends.
Andre was 14 years old when he first entered the juvenile justice system. Now, at 18 he’s working on earning his GED and is interested in pursuing a career as a psychotherapist. Hear him tell his story.
We can’t afford to ignore education’s entrenched sexism any longer—women’s capabilities are undervalued, and the highest-paid positions are disproportionally held by men.
This special ed mom sold her home, quit her job, and hired a lawyer—all to get her son the education he deserved. She believes no parent should have to go through what she did, and has advice for teachers who want to help.
A former military brat discusses how the Common Core could have prevented her from falling behind in school, and urges states to resist pressure to back off from the standards.