Critics cite high turnover rates when claiming that TFA doesn't improve the U.S. education system. But these five former teachers prove that they don't need to be standing in front of a chalkboard to make schools better.
With school debt continuing to skyrocket, these universities aren't placing lifelong burdens on their graduates.
Vocational training comes full circle at the Instituto del Progreso Latino, where new MacArthur Fellow Juan Salgado pioneers a sustainable approach to rising above poverty.
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A long-shuttered abattoir is serving up locally-produced, locally-processed meat to Virginians.
Passive housing proves that living comfortably on this planet doesn't have to destroy it.
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Decreasing class size and opening new types of schools aren't going to fix the education system.
This organization proves that it's possible for disadvantaged kids to be just as successful in school as their wealthier classmates.
This MacArthur Genius is stopping the healthcare system from trashing our well-being — and the planet.
Stargate Theatre pays at-risk youth to script and stage performance pieces. Their aim: to reduce recidivism, teach literacy and provide work experience that looks far better on a CV than jail time.