|In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, SpeakeasyDC and Teaching for Change will premier After-School Special: A Night of True Stories By & About Educators on Friday, May 9 at the Atlas Performing Arts Center located at 1333 H St. NE. A cast of storytellers from different schools across the DMV share true tales from inside and outside the classroom, showcasing education at its best. Read more.|
América Libertad Calderón, Teaching for Change senior parent organizer and lifelong fighter for justice, passed away on April 17, 2014 in Guatemala after a year long battle with cancer. América joined the Teaching for Change staff in February, 2008 as senior parent organizer for D.C. area schools and national training. Read more.