Teachers, Students Find Purpose Through Leadership Programs
June 25, 2020
Many teachers are drawn to education for the opportunity to make a difference in their students' lives. However, when faced with guiding students through trying times in order to meet their big goals, teachers need resources that strengthen social and emotional skills.
At Port Chester Middle School in Port Chester, N.Y., teacher Allison Silverman faced this very challenge and used the lessons in the Lead4Change program to be successful. Lead4Change is a free student leadership curriculum offering the chance to submit a student-led service learning project for a grant of up to $10,000. Its s...