A close shot of a young woman with straight brown hair in a colorful wool winter hat holding a young boy wearing a green sweater and a winter cap with a flame motif.

Leah Fabel

Job Title
Associate Editor, One Day magazine
Corps Year: 
2001
Corps Region: 
Chicago–Northwest Indiana

Leah Fabel is a Teach For America alum (Chicago '01) and has been at One Day since 2011. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, with her husband, who is also an education journalist, and their two sons.

Posts by Leah Fabel

One Day
By Leah Fabel
June 11, 2018
When the criminal justice system snares the victims of human trafficking, Amy Martoche uses her judicial powers not to incarcerate them, but to give them a new start.
One Day
By Leah Fabel
June 11, 2018
A mentoring program founded by two former teachers-turned-social entrepreneurs aims to give low-income girls the mojo they need to succeed.
One Day
By Leah Fabel
June 11, 2018
As Maria Montessori’s methods gain popularity in public pre-K and elementary classrooms, educators are beginning to understand how (and why) the philosophy translates to high school, too.
One Day
By Leah Fabel
June 11, 2018
Residents of Lorain, Ohio, defend its rich history and community spirit, while outsiders hear only about its missteps and failures. As a new leader steps in, students weigh in.