Why Teach? (8 March 2022)
Through a discussion with educators representing a spectrum of experience and a variety of school types, this webinar aims to create a portrait of the teaching profession from the inside out: why teachers teach, why they stick with it even in the toughest of times, and how we can support them through it.
Dominique Blue, Learning Support Teacher, International School of Beijing, Beijing, China
Jessica DellAquila, American Government Teacher, Jeremiah E. Burke High School, Boston, MA USA
Jossette Francheska Cuello Tavarez, Assistant Principal, Puntacana International School, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Lisa Leaheey, English teacher, North Providence High School, North Providence, RI USA
Andy Lindblad, Science Teacher, Cotting School, Lexington, MA USA
Special Guest: Todd Shy, Head of Upper Division at Avenues: The World School and author of the new book, Teaching Life: Life Lessons for Aspiring (and Inspiring) Teachers.