Monthly Archives: June 2012

TFA and Miracle Schools

Sabrina Strand is a veteran teacher and TFA alum.  She also worked in one of the so-called “miracle schools” – one 0f those schools that supposedly overcomes the odds in raising student achievement seemingly through sheer force of will of … Continue reading

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If TFA is not the answer, then what is?

While it may be plain to see how TFA’s approach falls short – with recruits receiving insufficient training, placed in some of the most difficult schools, often without adequate support, and then leaving after a couple of years, perpetuating the … Continue reading

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