Meet Aimee Gueret, a 4th-Grade Teacher in Avondale Elementary School, a service site of the Teach for America Alabama AmeriCorps program. 1. What motivated you to join AmeriCorps?
I was motivated to join Teach For America because I got to see a small glimpse of the impact teachers have on students. I facilitated part-time at my high school and got addicted to seeing the joy I brought to the girls every day. I wanted to bring this joy to all students, but I understood how so
Meet Aidan Blecke, Spanish Teacher, currently serving with Selma High School, a service site of the Teach for America Alabama AmeriCorps program. 1. What motivated you to join AmeriCorps? I was motivated to join AmeriCorps because I wanted to do something good someplace new. I knew that teaching was something I enjoyed when I did it in a slightly less structured format (tutoring), and I wanted to take that thing that I had fun with and use it to effect positive change in the
Legal Applicant/Host Organization’s Name Mobile Baykeeper AmeriCorps Program Name Mobile Baykeeper AmeriCorps Team AmeriCorps Program Staff Names and Titles Left to right: Emilee Foster: Financial Officer and Volunteer Engagement Site Supervisor (Mobile Baykeeper Operations Manager); Cade Kistler: Program Director and Patrol Site Supervisor (Mobile Baykeeper and Interim Director); Ilka Porter: Environmental Education Site Supervisor (Mobile Baykeeper Education and Outreach Di