Voices: Brianna Frank, Aim High Teaching Assistant

Brianna is a rising senior at Mission High School who joined Aim High as a Teaching Assistant at the new Mission High campus. I went to elementary school in the Marina, and I rode the bus there all the way from Hunter’s Point.  It took over an hour.  My mom worked for the school bus…

Changing Lives, Changing Education: Ted Mitchell, Aim High Teachers Speak Out

On February 17th, more than 80 members of the Bay Area’s business, philanthropic, and education communities gathered in downtown San Francisco to hear Ted Mitchell, CEO of NewSchools Venture Fund and President of the California Board of Education, speak about innovation in education and the key role played by organizations like Aim High. The event,…

Teacher Spotlight: Three Aim High Teachers Making an Impact in Education

From the archives:  April/May 2009 More than just a great youth development and education program, Aim High is an organization that develops outstanding teachers who go on to be leaders in the field of education.  This month’s e-news features three of the teachers who have made Aim High a great place to learn and grow…