Angela Young is a Cooperative Work Training teacher at South Side Occupational Academy, a transition center for students aged 18-21 with disabilities in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side of Chicago, and an E4E-Chicago member. Read how her principal, Josh Long, creates a culture of continuous learning and support.
Sara Spachman is an English Language Arts Teacher at Curie Metropolitan High School and a 2018-19 Teach Plus Change Agent. Hear how her principal, Allison Tingwall, supports her leadership.
October is National Principal Appreciation Month! In honor of all the amazing Chicago principals out there, we asked a few teachers to share their stories about how their principal supports and inspires them. Read Ashley McCall's description of how her principal, Barton Dassinger, provides her with the space to take on leadership roles and advocate for social justice both inside and outside the classroom.