Jonathon Medeiros, NBCT

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Jonathon Medeiros is a National Board Certified high school English Language Arts teacher in Kapaa, Hawaii and a 2014–2016 HI State Teacher Fellow. He is a member of Hope Street Group’s national Teacher Advisory Council. Follow him on Twitter at @JonMedeiros.
National Endowment for the Humanities Reinvigorated My Teaching Career, and We Should Want More of That
Jonathon Medeiros, NBCTJanuary 22, 2018

“The world belongs to those who can imagine it.” – Luis Valdez Teachers hear many voices over the course of a career. We hear our own voices driving us. We hear students’ voices. We hear the voices of the public, sometimes calling us names, and the voices of our colleagues and administrators calling us in many directions at once. We also hear voices echoing from offices at the District or State or farther afield. Luis Valdez, activist, playwright, and director of Teatro Campesino, was a guest lecturer and inspiring voice at a summer course I attended recently. We studied the…

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