Alumni

Alexa Garvoille
English MAT alumn leads Writing Project in Durham Read more about this alum »
Brence Pernell (Trinity '08)
"The most important tool I took from Duke’s teaching program was learning the value of being a reflective educator. Seriously reflecting about teaching and learning was not only integral to... Read more about this alum »
"I am currently teaching high school history at St. Georges Technical High School in Middletown, Delaware. This is only the 4th year St. Georges has been open and this year marks their first... Read more about this alum »
Anne Taranto (Trinity '03)
"I am an upper grade staff developer at the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project. As a staff developer, I work in schools in New York City, the New York area and around the country,... Read more about this alum »
Rebecca Arnow (Trinity 2009)
"I currently teach at an International Baccalaureate school in Singapore. The I.B. Primary Years Program has a holistic and child-centered philosophy, and the school in which I teach allows me the... Read more about this alum »
Stephanie Okpala (Trinity '09)
"I am currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Education Policy at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education. Due to my involvement in the Duke University Program in Education, I am... Read more about this alum »
Lauren Ruderman Miller (Trinity '05)
"I spent the past four years teaching in DPS and was honored as my school’s Teacher of the Year in 2009. I credit the Program in Education for molding me into a reflective teacher who sets high-... Read more about this alum »
"I am an associate at the law firm of Bose McKinney & Evans in the firm’s education law and labor & employment groups.  My current position allows me to work directly with classroom teachers... Read more about this alum »
"I serve as the Development Manager for Teach For America’s Eastern North Carolina site. I work closely with our executive director to design strategy for meeting our funding goals, accessing new... Read more about this alum »
"Teaching at Roma High School in Roma, Texas (on Texas/Mexico border) would be considered challenging by many, for the simple fact that nearly all of the students here are considered at-risk, but... Read more about this alum »