Category Archives: Education

  1. Why would we wait to improve education?


    March 11, 2014 by juicefong

    Education is supposed to be the great equalizer in America, opening new doors for children and families, and securing the …
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  2. What’s Next at Teach For America and one more thing I’d like to see


    March 8, 2014 by juicefong

    Teach For America’s co-CEOs, Matt Kramer and Elisa Villanueva Beard, announced two important initiatives on Tuesday night that seek to …
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  3. My Response to the #ResistTFA chat


    February 19, 2014 by juicefong

    The answer is no, I wasn’t online Monday night for the #ResistTFA Twitter chat. Over the weekend I got intractably …
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  4. Unofficial TFA News Round-Up: January 2014


    February 4, 2014 by juicefong

    Standard disclosure: I work for Teach For America, but I blog independently of my job duties and am not edited …
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  5. Supporting School Choice and Taking Down Charter Critiques


    January 30, 2014 by juicefong

    Standard disclosure: I work for Teach For America, but I blog independently, just for me. The Teach For America community …
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  6. Teach For America’s “One Day” and the Hungry Little CaterPISA


    January 27, 2014 by juicefong

    Standard discloser: Yes, I work for Teach For America, but I wrote this blog independently of my responsibilities. No one …
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  7. NYC Charter Schools: Attrition Rates, Creaming, Special Ed


    January 10, 2014 by juicefong

    Disclosure: I work for Teach For America, but my blogging is mine only. I am also a board member of …
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  8. Teach For America in 2013: The Unofficial Year in Review


    December 24, 2013 by juicefong

    I’m reluctant to write this post because the real stories of Teach For America belong to the thousands of teachers, …
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  9. About that professor who refuses to write TFA recommendations


    October 11, 2013 by juicefong

    Blogging has taken a back seat the past month or so. I blame moving into a new apartment, my day …
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  10. Don’t offend my friends by saying TFA teachers don’t stay


    August 28, 2013 by juicefong

    I hear a lot of talk about TFA teachers not staying long enough. It’s starting to get under my skin, …
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