Q & A with Teacher Alum Turned Principal

Catherine Mitchell was a teaching fellow back when BTP was called Summerbridge. She was a teacher in both 2001 and 2002. Like many Summerbridge and Breakthrough teaching fellows, she spent her summer working with local middle school students, building their academic...

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Different Site, Same Mission

In an interest to hear more about Breakthrough programs near and far, we spoke with Sara Winnick, a 2014 Breakthrough San Francisco Teaching Fellow alum. Today Sara works as a 7th and 8th grade Humanities teacher at Our Sisters' School in New Bedford, Massachusetts....

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Progress in Perseverance

  Recently we got the chance to sit down with Bethany Gervais, a former teaching fellow at Breakthrough Providence, and talk with her about her experiences in our Summerbridge program. It was clear from her smiles and enthusiasm that her time in the program has...

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A Rewarding Experience

Raycine is an amazing student who's always ready for a challenge.  I had the chance to sit down with her to learn more about her Breakthrough Providence experience.  Check it out below.  (Note: This interview has been edited for clarity.) Carlon: Why did...

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