An Educational Overhaul

It Starts With Happier Teachers

Part 1: Making Our Schools Feel Smaller

Photo by Gaelle Marcel on Unsplash

I work at an elementary school with over one-thousand students. Prekindergarten, kindergarten, first, second, third, fourth and fifth grade classes are strewn throughout the main building. There is an office inside. Inside that office, you will find the principal, two assistant…




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Alison Levine

Alison Levine

Mom. Educator. This year I provide academic support to our second grade team. I talk about teaching with kindness and authenticity.

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