Category Archives: Education

  1. Why would we wait to improve education?

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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