Read more about what MTR residents, graduates, and alumni are up to! Neven Holland, MTR Class of 2015Neven wrote a piece for The Hechinger Report about how he creates a safe and supportive virtual classroom for his 4th-grade students. The article entitled, “TEACHER VOICE: My students will...

Juneteenth. Freedom Day. Jubilee Day. Liberation Day. The longest-running African-American holiday. A symbolic day that commemorates the end of slavery.⁣It was on June 19, 1865, that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas, with news that the war had...

Black Lives Matter. Educate yourself. Take ownership of your learning in order to understand systemic racism and the work that needs to be done, internally and externally, to bring about change.⁣ As you are learning, please explore this list of resources suggested by MTR educators, staff,...

Kaelyn Kraft Kaelyn Kraft | University of Memphis | Elementary "Kaelyn, I have loved watching you transition your sweet, gentle spirit into a loving, yet firm presence in the classroom. Your students will benefit so much from your balance of love and strength!"-Chaunta McCollins, Coach Will Lattner Will Lattner...

The Marjorie Lee Browne STEM Discovery Camp is going digital this summer! Although the format is changing, we are still committed to creating pathways for underserved students to pursue STEM careers, and we don't want technology to be a barrier. There are several ways you can...