Staff Highlight – Synergy Senior Research Associate Selected as Board Chair of Teaching for Change
Dr.Kathleen Tindle was selected as the new Teaching for Change (TFC) Board Chair. TFC is a non-profit in Washington, DC, that provides teachers and parents with tools to create schools where students learn to read, write and change the world.
The TFC Board of Directors is responsible for ensuring that the organization does all it can to meet the mission of building social justice, starting in the classroom. During the organization’s annual fundraising event, Dr. Tindle unveiled the new TFC fellowship program, which matches people with specific skills to social justice curriculum needs. Attendees met 2013 fellow Alison Kysia who described her interest in developing resources for high school world history classes from a people’s history perspective.
Learn more about the 2014 TFC Fellowship Program participants here.
Learn more about how Dr. Tindle supports Synergy here.