Lizzy Schwartz

In the beginning two chapters of Improbable Scholars, David Kirp introduces readers to Union City classrooms with vivid details and heartwarming stories. Union City, NJ, exemplifies an urban school district that defies challenges often faced by city schools and produces impressive student outcomes. I loved reading about Alina Bossbaly and considering my own primary and […]

Summer Blog Post: Improbable Scholars, Introduction-Chapter 2