Help me make a difference in Tanzania

Dear family and friends, I have an opportunity this summer, June 27th-July 28th, to join a group of students and volunteers on a study abroad and service trip in Tanzania, Africa. On our… Continue reading

“You should not be closing these schools without walking into them and seeing what is happening…”

This article was written by me and originally published on EverydayAmbassador.org. At Everyday Ambassador we stress the importance of finding common ground with the individuals who we are trying to serve, in order… Continue reading

Boston Marathon – How Can I Help?

It amazes me how as Americans and human beings all over the world we can all come together in desperate times and lend a hand. The Boston Marathon explosion inevitably reminded me of… Continue reading

The Bigger Picture on Chicago Teachers Strike, Op-Ed

The issue that pushed teachers in Chicago to strike was not necessarily compensation. The CTU strike is centered around the issue of teacher evaluations. While the education system in the United States has… Continue reading

Chicago Teacher’s Union Strike: Hope for a Better Tomorrow

Since the 1980’s Chicago Public Schools (CPS) have not had a teacher’s strike, but in 2012 that has changed. The first strike in over 20 years has made national headlines. The reaction from… Continue reading

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