Jessica Jean-Francois, a Haitian Teach for America recruit tells of the highs and lows of being a new teacher
Alternative certification programs like Teach for America has brought in professionals with no background in teaching to classrooms.
In an unexpected wrist-slap to the Bloomberg administration, a Manhattan state supreme court judge halted the closing of 19 failing schools across the city yesterday.
How do two English-speaking parents raise bilingual children? Jessica Roberts proves that where there’s a will, there’s a way.
Dual language programs offer instruction in two languages. Just how they do so, gets a little complicated.
“The teachers really level the playing field,” Principal Cynthia Schneider says. “The relationship they build – or don’t build – with their students, that’s the key to everything.”