Podcast: Amy Hewett-Olatunde, Ed.D., 2016 Minnesota Teacher of the Year

Leading from the Classroom: Insights from the 2016 Teachers of the Year

Amy Hewett-Olatunde, Ed.D., an English as a second language teacher at LEAP High School in Saint Paul, Minnesota, tells us how English learners have the right to equitable and accessible education.

Here’s Amy.

The chairs have held kings and queens who belong to no land, but reign my empire. The tables keep conversations and journals and essays that have shaped and lifted and exposed secrets and dreams and identities. The air whispers sweet nothings and echoes both tears of joy and of sorrow.

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