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Skipping into Retirement

Skipping into Retirement

Jai Uparkar

May 22, 2019

here were two things math teacher Skip Mueller never wanted to become: a salesman or a teacher. He ended up working in sales engineering for 17 years after graduating from college with a civil engineering degree, which was dependent on the local economy. Soon after semiconductor companies moved away, Muel...

Celebrating Moms: Being their own teacher

Celebrating Moms: Being their own teacher

Anjana Melvin

May 7, 2016

Co-reported by Tyler Lin and Justin Kim Being a mother is never easy, but sometimes interacting with kids everyday can help make the experience a little less intimidating. Being a mom can also help teachers gain a little more perspective on the minds of students. In light of Mother’s Day, we asked...