Minda Corso

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Student-Driven. Teacher-Fueled.

In Effective Teachers and Leaders on November 20, 2012 at 7:38 am

By: Sara Clements

I’d like to say thank you. This time of year, many of us are feeling particularly thankful, but I know I speak for most Floridians when I say we’re thankful for teachers every single day. They do so much more than teach. Teachers are motivators, cheerleaders, mentors and the hardworking pit crew on every student’s path to success. Read the rest of this entry »

Getting judged on the job I do makes me do it better

In Effective Teachers and Leaders on October 29, 2012 at 6:30 am

By: Minda Corso

Joining the Foundation for Excellence in Education has been the most challenging job I’ve undertaken.

My education background is in community health.

But my mission here is “to ignite a movement of reform, state by state, to transform education for the 21st Century.”

Obviously I had some catching up to do. Read the rest of this entry »