KUHF Conversations: Teach For America's Next Big Plans In Houston
by: Laura Isensee, March 20, 2013 6:03:00 am
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Houston is one of the first places Teach for America got started and the city remains one of its largest regions. The organization sends corps members who are generally young college graduates with lots of energy to teach in poor, struggling schools. Teach for America's new director in Houston Luis Elizondo-Thomson talks with KUHF Education Reporter Laura Isensee about the next big plans for the organization in Houston and why the controversial program is worth it.