Podcast: Dana McDonough, 2016 New York Teacher of the Year

In this episode, Dana McDonough, a second grade teacher at Fostertown School in Newburgh, New York, tells us how she attempts to reach each child.

Here’s Dana.

We as teachers need to create a safe environment that will allow our children to share their stories.

Learn more about CCSSO and the National Teacher of the Year Program


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