Ronak Shah: ‘Every year I try to take something that’s not empowering students and replace it with something that is’

Ronak is a middle school science teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep Middle. As told to Shaina Cavazos I teach science, which I’m really fortunate to do. I …

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Lauren Perkins: ‘I’m so inspired by my students’ tenacity and their stories’

Lauren works with English learners and kindergarten through fourth-graders on reading intervention at Enlace Academy. She’s been an educator for six year …

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Angela Coffin: ‘There’s just something magical about the relationships you build with kids’

Angela teaches seventh- and eighth-grade English Language Arts at Vision Academy at Riverside. She has been an educator for more than 10 years. As told to …

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Six ways educators can use and shape the Indiana eLearning Lab

This week a new, powerful tool for Indiana educators was launched – the Indiana eLearning Lab. The Lab is a hub for lesson plans, resources, and comm …

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Jennifer Newman: ‘The sky’s the limit for our kids’

Jennifer is a second-grade teacher at Tindley Genesis Academy and has been an educator for more than 30 years. As told to Shaina Cavazos I grew up in the c …

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Orleta Holmes: ‘I cannot afford to lose lives’

I’ve been a teacher for quite some time now, and I have a strong background of Black women who were activists in their own right in specific issues in th …

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Meet the 11 Outstanding Educators recognized as Mayor’s Office of Education Innovation Teacher of the Year Finalists

OEI received dozens of nominations and applications from across the city For months we’ve been combing through heartfelt nominations and impressive appli …

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Teach Indy Launches New Blog

Teach Indy is launching a blog! As a partnership between Indianapolis Public Schools, The Mind Trust, and the Mayor’s Office of Education Innovation, we …

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