Students learn about Sept. 11 from Pa. teacher's personal account

09/8/2013 | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Katy Phillips, in September 2001, was starting a new job at Merrill Lynch that put her just 200 yards away from the World Trade Center in New York City. Phillips, now a math teacher at Brentwood High School in Pittsburgh, shares her personal account of the sights, sounds and feelings of Sept. 11 with students. "To them it's a historical event," said David Radcliffe, principal of Brentwood Middle School, where Phillips has spoken to sixth-grade social studies classes. "To see someone that teaches in our building that was there makes it real for them."

View Full Article in:

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Chicago, IL
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA