Newsletter Archive

September 2020 

  • Founding Director Jan Riggsbee reflects on TeachHouse's journey since its launch in 2015 and Fellows' stories of becoming empowered early-career teacher leaders. Keep reading...  
  • Andy Mink, Vice President of Education Programs at the National Humanities Center (NHC), discusses the role of the Center in Research Triangle Park, the work of Duke TeachHouse fellows in the NHC's Triangle University Internship Program, and the importance of the humanities in our daily lives. Keep reading... 
  • In February 2020, Duke TeachHouse fellows and alumni traveled to Washington, D.C, on a professional development trip where they visited local innovative schools, attended DukeDC Alumni panels and events, and participated in a before-hours tour of the African American History Museum. Click here to read about their trip.
  • Duke TeachHouse inaugural fellow and mentor Ashley Pollard (Trinity '15) discusses why she became a teacher, the impact of TeachHouse on her career as an educator and policy-maker, and her favorite TeachHouse memory. Click here to read Ashley's story.