Izabela Bardy

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Teacher, Urban Science Academy

New York City, New York

Izabela Bardy is a 20-year veteran teacher, who currently teaches middle school English language arts, ESL and history at Urban Science Academy in the Bronx.

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Posted July 14, 2015

Teachers, Let’s Not Be Afraid of Real Student Feedback

For a teacher to be effective, she has to connect with her students. Striking the right balance between friend and…

By Izabela Bardy

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Posted Aug. 3, 2020

What If We Radically Reimagined the New School Year?

Monday night I sat on my back patio staring up into a rare, starry Chicago night. I squinted and made out each point of The…

By Ashley McCall

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Posted Aug. 3, 2020

Today Should Have Been Our First Day of School

For 14 years I have taught math at the same high school. The entirety of my career—three thousand students, eighty classes, 13 preps, five rooms,…

By Jay Wamsted

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Posted Aug. 3, 2020

No Justice for Kindergartners, Or Any Kids, This Year

Cheltenham School District just released a letter to the community confirming that after months of internal and external discussions, surveys of stakeholders, and feedback from the board,…

By Dan Schultz

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