Alexandra Chang, Teaching Fellow

Alexandra Chang, Teaching Fellow

 “I had always loved school and teachers, but I was on the fence about a career in education. Joining Breakthrough was the catalyst. – Alexandra Chang, Founding Teaching and current Instructional Coach, Boston Campus Breakthrough’s Summer Program was...
Bria Watson, Teaching Fellow

Bria Watson, Teaching Fellow

  “I talk about Breakthrough and every time, I cry…. because it has given me so much. I am starting a teaching career because of what I learned there, over the best summers of my life.”  – Bria Watson, Founding Teaching Fellow, Somerville Campus When a...
Kiara Boone, Breakthrough Teaching Fellow

Kiara Boone, Breakthrough Teaching Fellow

“Breakthrough is a collection of memories and lessons that I carry into my classroom each year – a constant reminder of the community I wish to build and the relationships I desire to forge with students.” – Kiara Boone, Breakthrough Teaching...
Anjali Nirmalan, Breakthrough Teaching Fellow

Anjali Nirmalan, Breakthrough Teaching Fellow

“At my interview, the program director asked me: how far are you willing to go for our kids? And I told her, I’ll put on a chicken suit if that’s what it takes to get them to learn. Later in the summer she told me that that was the moment when she hired me. And...