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Interview

Duration: 7:06

Themes Discussed:

Beliefs & Faith Choices Community Confidence Dedication Doubt Education Experience Failure Family Fulfillment Hard Work Negativity Perseverance Planning Pressure Self-Reflection Societal Pressures Success Transitions

Tags: actions, adapting, adversity, alone, be ready, belief, business, challenge, chance, charter school, civil rights movement, college, college degree, confidence, contribution, criticism, decisions, different, dreams, English as a second language, failures, family, first generation, focus, generation, graduation, guilt, hope, human potential, humility, impact, improvement, income, individual, insecurity, internships, just do it, leadership, lessons, marketing, money, noise, parents, pay-it-forward, perseverance, pressure, profit, reflection, research, resilient, respect, responsibility, risk, sacrifices, social change, society, statistics, stick with it, students, succeed, successful, surroundings, taking a break, Teach for America, teacher, teachers, trying, trying different things, weight, youth

David Lopez

Executive Director
Teach For America
San Diego, CA

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