teacher of the month

826 News

Meet Cat Reyes, our May Teacher of the Month

Our May Teacher of the Month is an educator who exemplifies the values of community, generosity, equity, and putting students first — Cat Reyes from…

826 News

A round of applause for our April Teacher of the Month

April, despite its inclement weather, often gives us the first tastes of the blooming beauty of springtime. After winter, seeing the buds emerge…

826 News

Meet our March Teacher of the Month, Lenore Kenny

We are delighted to announce Lenore Kenny as our March Teacher of the Month! Ms. Kenny is an educator who has acted as…

826 News

A shower of appreciation for Anne Torres, our February Teacher of the Month

We try not to get too sappy in the midst of popular sappy holidays (we’re looking at you, Valentine’s Day), but we can’t…

826 News

Meet our first Teacher of the Month of 2020: Vlada Teper

January is a time of so many fresh starts: a new calendar, a new school semester, and at 826 Valencia a treasure trove…

826 News

Meet our December Teacher of the Month, Bonnie Kuczborski!

Before we turn the page on 2019 and close out a great year of programming, events, and community fun, there are a few things left…

teacher of the month

Three cheers for our November Teacher of the Month!

November is a month filled with gratitude, and while we’ve got plenty of folks to thank during this time, there are some who deserve a…

826 News

Meet Tadd Scott, our October Teacher of the Month

We’re thrilled to announce Tadd Scott as our October Teacher of the Month! An English teacher — and 826 teacher-partner — from Mission High School…

826 News

Meet our September Teacher of the Month!

We’re delighted to announce Tasha Pasternack as our September Teacher of the Month! Tasha is an English teacher at Balboa High School, where she’s recognized…