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Thoughts of a new Southern teacher in Minneapolis.
I am writing to you now after a glorious week of meeting the amazing TFA Twin Cities Staff, my fellow 2012 Corps Members, the 2011 Corps Members, and some TFA alum in the area. I honestly believe that Induction was transformational and necessary for me. I don’t want to sound cheesy but Induction brought me a sense of closeness with my Corp (probably because it’s one of the smaller Corps with only 40 members), with my Staff, and with what I will soon be proud to call my community and my home. I know I have a lot left to learn about the area, about the kids, and about being an educator but after this week I know that I am making the right choice and that this is where I need to be. I know Institute is going to try me and I will have plenty of moments where…
Hello! My name is Olamide! I recently graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Tar Heel born and bred!) and I am getting ready to embark on a life changing journey miles away from a place I’ve called home for over 10 years. I understand that life changing doesn’t always mean good…read more »