From the newsroom to the classroom: A journalist becomes a teacher

From the newsroom to the classroom: A journalist becomes a teacher

Career changer Russell Stahlke is carrying his love of journalism and writing into his new career as a fourth grade teacher, showing that a variety of knowledge and skill sets can be useful in the classroom.

Love of children motivates single mother to become a teacher

Love of children motivates single mother to become a teacher

The opportunity to make a positive difference in students’ lives is at the core of why many teachers choose to be teachers. Kristine Keilwitz was no different – deep down she felt that pull toward education – but as a single mother of two, the time was never right.

What’s in a name? Albright School of Education

What’s in a name? Albright School of Education

The Albright School of Education is the only school at CityU named after a person. Have you ever stopped to wonder how it got its name?

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Career changer becomes a teacher in one year

Through a partnership with Bellevue School District, Heather heard about City University of Seattle’s Alternative Routes to Teacher Certification program through which she could earn her teaching certificate in one year.

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Second chances: Woman pursues dream of becoming a teacher

It’s never too late to do what you might’ve done, or to pursue a new dream. That’s what City University of Seattle alumna Pennie Crawford believes.

Jason Smith at Rogers High School

Alumnus goes from the classroom to the principal’s office

Jason was inspired to transition from a high school English teacher to a principal by encouraging administrators, but first he had to earn his principal certification.