Stories

Read the latest news and stories from the Teach For America - St. Louis community.

 

Alumni
June 1, 2017
Andrea Woods (Phoenix, ’09) is a recent recipient of the 2017 PBS Digital Innovators Award representing the state of Missouri for her integration of technology in the classroom. She shares more about her interest to apply and how the award can help her students and fellow teachers.
Alumni
May 3, 2017
From one Alumni to another, Colette Owens (STL '04) shares a Thank you to our Alumni Donors who participated in the Alumni Giving Challenge.
Alumni
December 19, 2016
Aaron Massey (St. Louis '10) is living his lifelong dream of opening a school in the community where he was raised. And he is discovering that leading with love means moving students forward in profound ways.
One Day
By Susan Brenna
October 25, 2016
A four-part look at how educators are making every space safe for students, with close-ups on Orlando, New York, and an evolution within Teach For America.
One Day
By Leah Fabel
October 16, 2016
When diverse kids learn peacekeeping with academic rigor, will they save the world?
One Day
By Leah Fabel
June 1, 2016
In St. Louis, a growing maker network gives students the tools to invent the future.
One Day
By Keesa McKoy
March 8, 2016
Whatever characteristics combine to produce mighty teachers—persistence, belief, long-term commitment to a goal—that formula seems to produce another kind of professional as well: entrepreneurs.
One Day
By Ting Yu
September 27, 2015
The Peter Jennings Award for Civic Leadership honors alumni whose work has led to transformational change in the past year.
Ladue News
July 17, 2015