One day, all children-- : the unlikely triumph of Teach for America and what I learned along the way (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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One day, all children-- : the unlikely triumph of Teach for America and what I learned along the way

Author: Wendy Kopp
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Teach for America 20th anniversary editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Since its inception in 1990, the Teach for America program has placed recent college graduates in two year teaching positions in low income and rural areas. In this text, Wendy Kopp, the program's founder, recounts her experiences from developing the initial idea during her senior year at Princeton, through struggles to keep the program going, and Teach for America's current successes.
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Named Person: Wendy Kopp; Wendy Kopp
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Kopp
ISBN: 9781586481797 1586481797
OCLC Number: 729243688
Description: ix, 196 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The Thesis --
Suspending the Laws of the Universe --
When Idealism Isn't Enough --
New Ideas --
The Dark Years --
Big Decisions --
Reaching the Light at the End of the Tunnel --
Upward Spiral --
Taking Stock --
Realizing the Vision --
The Path Ahead.
Responsibility: Wendy Kopp.

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