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TEDx: Teachers: A Matter of the Heart
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The Jefferson Award
Raising the Bar for Teachers
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Kory's Story (The Teacher Salary Project)

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Ninive Calegari

Co-Founder of 826 National

About Ninive Calegari

Ninive Calegari is the co-founder, with Dave Eggers, of 826 National, which she helped grow from a local tutoring program into an influential education phenomenon that partners with schools, families, and community organizations across the country. An emphatic speaker, Calegari explores how scalable social projects can have a profound effect on thousands of young lives.

A former teacher herself, Ninive Calegari is the president of the Teacher Salary Project; the co-author of Teachers Have It ...

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Time travel, pirate supplies and inspiring young students to love writing

Ninive Calegari will deliver a delightful and heartwarming speech about how she co-founded (along with Dave Eggers) the award-winning 826 National Chapters. 826 is a literacy organization that inspires ...

A passionate appeal to see teachers as the solution

With a deep conviction that teaching and our democracy are intrinsically intertwined, Nínive will deliver a passionate appeal to see teachers as the solution, and to treat them that way. As a former ...

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Teachers Have It Easy: The Big Sacrifices and Small Salaries of America's Teachers by Ninive Calegari
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Will The Teacher Pay Gap Be Fixed On A Federal Or Local Level?

Everyone agrees that teachers should receive a bigger salary - but how will it get done? Ali Velshi is joined by the founder of the Teacher Salary Project, Ninive Calegari, to discuss Kamala Harris' teacher pay gap plan.

Why do teachers need side jobs to pay bills?

San Francisco had its first day of school this month, andKory O'Rourke, a San Francisco teacher, is still driving Lyft to make ends meet. O'Rourke loves her job as a teacher and says she lives "in fear that the bills won't get paid."; Her story is not unusual, and teachers who don't drive ...

Kory's Story | The Teacher Salary Project

The pinnacle of a teacher's career is to change students' lives by empowering them with knowledge and life skills. What if a teacher who pours into their students' lives full-time isn't being nurtured themselves? This is the reality of San Francisco teacher Kory O'Rourke's and many other ...