Two years ago, we debuted a common literacy curriculum for all KIPP schools, inspired by requests and feedback from English Language Arts teachers throughout the KIPP network. So how does KIPP Wheatley look in action?
By Laura Lensgraf, AP English Teacher, KIPP Houston I read Colin Smith’s blog post in response to negativity surrounding the field of education and I feel compelled to respond. Like the naysayers, I also feel that education is not where it should be; yet my most important message to all aspiring teachers is this: […]
By Colin Smith, Founding School Leader, KIPP New Orleans Last week, we received an email from an education major who wrote about the unexpected negativity she is experiencing from her peers, family members, and even professors towards the teaching profession. I responded to her directly, but I know she is not alone. Her thoughts bring […]