Alumni Stories

A student talks to a teacher
November 20, 2017
In a communications class at a high school in the East Bay, a third-year teacher coaches students to tell stories that matter.
Faviola Leyva
A woman napping on a desk
November 3, 2017
As the end of daylight saving time steals an hour of afternoon sunshine, naps feel inevitable. Go ahead. Give in.
Joel Serin-Christ
A young boy rides his bicycle through Puerto Rico.
November 2, 2017
What will it take to get students back to school in Puerto Rico?
Leah Fabel
October 31, 2017
Follow the paths of four teachers who left the classroom for a different kind of wild, but with the same commitment to a brighter future.
Leah Fabel
A woman
Andrea Morales
October 17, 2017
Moving toward educational equity often means taking a step back to understand yourself, your history, and the histories of others.
Paula Ann Solis
Helping Deaf Students Be Heard
October 19, 2017
Katherine Reyes advises fellow teachers of deaf and hard-of-hearing students, whose educational struggles are often overlooked.
Katherine Reyes
October 11, 2017
The city’s complicated, deep-rooted issues will not easily be solved. For these locals, that makes the challenge even more worth the taking.
Leah Fabel