Earning a Master's, Gaining a Mentor

by Chris Gonzalez on Oct 01, 2015

From a shy, quiet KIPPster to an in-charge, effective teacher, Joana’s journey to teacher took her through our Graduate Teaching Fellowship, earning a master’s in teaching.

Embodying Team & Family

by Ariel Reynolds on Sep 23, 2015

A tight-knit family, the youngest of the Matas, Isabel and her parents visited Andrea and Omar at UT on Labor Day.

Beka Solis: One of Sixty-Four

by Ariel Reynolds on Sep 09, 2015

Beka is one of sixty-four alumni currently working for KIPP. Read about her journey from student to alumna to teacher.

Fabeah Adu-Oppong: Teaching Impact

by Ariel Reynolds on Aug 31, 2015

Fabeah, a Kinder Excellence in Teaching Award recipient, pushes her students to excel in the classroom while creating permanent relationships outside of it.

Andrea Mata: My First Year at UT Austin

by KIPP Houston on Jun 27, 2015

Having recently completed her freshman year at the University of Texas, Andrea shares how she learned real time management and got over her shyness.

KIPP Gema Funez

G. Funez: Alumna, Teacher, and Parent

by Sarah Brock on Mar 08, 2015

Gema is a KIPP alumna from the class of 2002, graduate of St. John's School and University of Houston, KIPP teacher at KIPP 3D Academy, and KIPP Dream parent.