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Date: 2018-10-25

In Newark, a former student returns to his middle school for a new lesson: how to teach

KIPP TEAM Academy alumnus, Yumar Wheeler, was working as an overnight security officer when he was approached by the assistant principal of his middle school to become a science teacher. Yumar, a 2016 Fairleigh Dickinson University grad shadowed and assisted the existing sixth-grade science teacher for a year of residency in order to become a teacher.

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