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Teaching for Change and Rethinking Schools collaborate to bring a people’s history to the classroom.

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Our civil rights teaching goes beyond the heroes approach to the Civil Rights Movement.

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Tellin’ Stories, our parent organizing program, uses the power of story to connect people.

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After-School Special: True stories by and about educators

speakeasy-dc-2014-3 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 Calderón, ¡Presente!

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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.

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    View Upcoming author events events at Teaching for Change’s Busboys and Poets Bookstore, the Washington, D.C. area’s best source for books that encourage children and adults to question, challenge, and re-think the world beyond the headlines. The bookstore is located in Busboys and Poets (14th and V Streets NW), a restaurant, performance space, and coffeehouse, which features a dynamic […]

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    Teaching for Change depends on the support of committed individuals to serve as fellows or volunteers throughout the year. In exchange for their time and expertise, we provide fellows and volunteers with the chance to make a meaningful contribution to social justice education

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