Teaching Fellow Alumni Spotlight: Joy Delizo-Osborne

Teaching Fellow Alumni Spotlight: Joy Delizo-Osborne

“Being introduced to Breakthrough is how I fell in love with education.” With a warm smile and sleepy eyes, Joy Delizo-Osborne admits that she and her partner have a newborn at home and the rumors are true about new parents, sleep is a precious commodity...
Vince Marigna to lead Breakthrough Collaborative as New National CEO

Vince Marigna to lead Breakthrough Collaborative as New National CEO

Breakthrough Collaborative announced today that Vince Marigna has been named its CEO effective July 18. Marigna will succeed Elissa Vanaver who announced her retirement last fall and who has served as National CEO since 2017. Most recently, Marigna served as Executive...
A Conversation with Terron Ferguson, Breakthrough Alumni

A Conversation with Terron Ferguson, Breakthrough Alumni

Terron Ferguson is a legal consultant and entrepreneur committed to civil and human rights, racial equity and justice. A Breakthrough Miami scholar and Teaching Fellow, Terron grew up in Miami’s Liberty City neighborhood and attended Morehouse College, London School...
Breakthrough Featured in National Teacher Pipeline Toolkit

Breakthrough Featured in National Teacher Pipeline Toolkit

It has never been more important—or more challenging—to find effective teachers for every classroom. With rigorous college-and career-ready standards, an increasingly diverse student population, and all-too-frequent funding uncertainty, districts and schools require...