This was the most excited and inspired I have felt as a teacher in a long time.

-Jackson Shafer, Essex Street Academy, New York City

We honor and support great teaching, which means we’re all about passion for a subject, creativity in the classroom, and devotion to students.

The Academy brings powerful teachers together with leading experts for Master Classes held in New York City’s great institutions.

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