Tag Archives: Abby Hanlon

July 07

From Survival to Joy by Abby Hanlon

My first teaching job was in an elementary school in West Harlem with over 1,100 students.  It was a designated “failing school,” which is why I was assigned to teach there as part of the New York City Teaching Fellows Program. Instead of a regular classroom teacher, I eagerly signed up for “writing teacher,” personally […]