Alumni Stories

Elisa Villanueva Beard
Elisa Villanueva Beard
February 16, 2018
Implementing a growth strategy that meets community demand, makes the greatest impact with students, and supports collective leadership
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Elisa Villanueva Beard
A young married couple laughing
February 14, 2018
A tale of love and scorekeeping.
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Faviola Leyva, Paula Ann Solis
Two men in an embrace
Tamir Harper (left) is a high school senior. Sterling Grimes (right) teaches high school English.
Charles Mostoller
February 7, 2018
If yes, it's thanks to young men like this teacher and student.
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Paula Ann Solis
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February 1, 2018
Many foster children are ill-served by traditional school structures, but Mott Haven Academy in the Bronx is helping those students beat the odds.
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Ting Yu
A woman standing
January 10, 2018
Halfway through her first year of teaching in rural East Feliciana Parish, Jazmin Reyes is getting used to her pre-dawn routine.
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Paula Ann Solis
Most popular One Day stories of 2017
December 20, 2017
From your favorite corps regions' hot spots to a new future in Appalachia—check out this year's most clicked-on stories.
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