Jennifer Velazquez interviewing her 4th Grade teacher, Lydia Maisonave. Pt.1

In this interview, conducted on September 17, 2019, Jennifer Velazquez interviews her 4th grade teacher, Lydia Maisonave, about her days as a teacher and what it was like being her teacher. She also talks about her childhood and what kind...

Jennifer Velazquez interviewing 4th grade teacher, Lydia Maisonave. Pt.2

In this interview, conducted on September 17, 2019, Jennifer Velazquez interviews her 4th grade teacher, Lydia Maisonave, about her days as a teacher and what it was like being her teacher. She also talks about her childhood and what kind...

Growing Up in Boyle Heights to Becoming a State Senator

The story begins with my Mom growing up in Boyle Heights and working hard to get a better education. She navigates her educational experience as a young girl and what it means to be a Latina. Little did she know...

FYS Interview about the theme of legacy with David Griffith “The Man of One town” by Seth Spurlock

I interviewed David C Griffith for my First Year Seminar class at Marshall University. Our FYS class has been focusing on critical thinking and how thoughtfully developed and artfully asked questions can lead to enriching and enlightening stories. Frank Sesno’s...

FYS Interview about the theme of critical thinking in the education industry with Nancy Webb by Harry Letchford

I interviewed Nancy Webb for my First Year Seminar class at Marshall University. Our FYS class has been focusing on critical thinking and how thoughtfully developed and artfully asked questions can lead to enriching and enlightening stories. Frank Sesno’s book...

A conversation with Calgary Waldorf School Early Childhood teacher Karen Fjestad

Preschool teacher Karen Fjestad of the Calgary Waldorf school talks about what brought her to the Waldorf School, What fulfills her in work at the school, how Waldorf benefited her own children’s education and life skills, how Waldorf education contributes...