Emily teaches fourth grade at Montello Elementary School in Lewiston, Maine. In addition to teaching in Lewiston, she has also taught special education and general education in New York City, including one year at a “high-performing” charter school in Brooklyn. She has two master’s degrees; one in Urban Education from Mercy College, and another in Developmental Psychology from Teachers College, Columbia University. She also worked as a research analyst and assistant at the National Center for Children and Families at Columbia and Oldham Innovative Research in Portland.
Episode 83: Rethinking Schools: Origins and FutureMay 19th, 2019
Trending News: Classrooms in Crisis. Bad Behavior of Bad System? Just say No to the Teacher Shortage. Standing your ground so you can shoot your kids. Feature Interview: Rethinking Schools Founder Bob Peterson. In the 1980s Bob Peterson and his teaching colleagues were looking for social justice teaching materials. There weren’t many out there in… Read more »More Episodes