Sydney Chaffee


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Articles & Blogs

“Professional Development: It Should Fit Into Your Life,” SEEN Magazine (March 26, 2019)

“Teacher Voice: Three Classroom Trends Gain Ground,” The Hechinger Report (February 18, 2019)

“Shifting the Way I Interpret Student Behavior,” Teacher2Teacher (January 22, 2019)

“Harnessing the Power of Hope for Students,” Education Week Blogs (November 9, 2018)

“What White Educators Can Do to Create Space for More Black Teachers,” Education Post (June 6, 2018)

"I Just Traveled the Entire Country and Found One Thing We Teachers Can Agree On," Education Post (May 8, 2018)

"Comment: The lessons about life I want to teach my students," Dorchester Reporter (April 26, 2018)

"The World is Threatened By Our Students' Voices, and We Have to Teach Them to Be Brave," Education Post (April 12, 2018)

"Arm Teachers with Resources, Not Guns," with Sean McComb and Josh Parker, U.S. News and World Report (March 7, 2018)

"Working with Young People Means I Get to Witness Small Acts of Humanity All the Time," Education Week Teacher (February 20, 2018)

"I Know White Teachers Can Be Biased Against Kids of Color Because I Was," Education Post (February 13, 2018)



Papers & Reports

"The Practice Base for How We Learn: Supporting Students' Social, Emotional, and Academic Development," with Sheldon Berman and Julia Sarmiento, The Aspen Institute National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development (March 12, 2018)


Podcasts & Radio

For the Love Podcast (October 2019)

Teaching Matters #114 (December 12, 2017)

Teacher Tunnel #34 (November 10, 2017)

Education Talk Radio (August 2017)

"Meet the Mass. Finalist for National Teacher of the Year," WBUR Edify (January 10, 2017)