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Educator Advisory Committee

Day in the Life: Principal Rita Raichoudhuri

Note from The Fund team: It’s never easy being a first time principal. Yet Rita Raichoudhuri makes handling her packed schedule sound simple. How does she do it all? Let’s find…

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From Refugee Camp to School Principal

“I was born in a refugee camp and I was raised to believe that education is the only way,” said Okab Hassan, Principal of Ferdinand Peck Elementary School. “If I…

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The Impact of National Board Certification

Note from The Fund team: We couldn’t be more excited to share our first video on the blog today! We hope you’ll watch the powerful story of Salvador Perez, and…

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A Committment to Collaboration

Gerardo Arriaga has been an educator for more than 25 years. His passion for teaching began in his native country, Mexico, where he worked as a teacher before immigrating to…

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