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Aimee Katz, DeGrazia Elementary Teacher, Awarded a Teaching Fellowship

Congratulations Aimee Katz, DeGrazia Elementary teacher, one of 100 educators awarded a teaching fellowship sponsored by the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation and the Steinhardt Family Foundation in Israel, which gives young Jewishly-connected educators the opportunity to spend a month in Israel teaching English to elementary age students from low-income communities. "I was there to make a difference, to provide students with the opportunity to learn English; but how? I am not sure I even introduced myself or spoke one word of English that first day, but I knew I had three weeks to impact the lives of these kids.".... Read full story