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ERIC Number: EJ724900
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 2
ISSN: ISSN-0022-8958
First Daughter Becomes First-Year Teacher. In My View
Ness, Molly
Kappa Delta Pi Record, v42 n1 p10-11 Fall 2005
When school bells ring to mark the start of the 2005-2006 academic year, the District of Columbia's Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Public Charter School will welcome more than 200 elementary students, as well as a new teacher: First Daughter Jenna Bush. Statements released by the White House announced Jenna's decision to put her college degree to work in one of the nation's neediest school districts. This article describes the challenges; environment; politics; alternative routes; and expectations of this new experience.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia