Spotlight

A Day in the Life: Allison Mok

A Day in the Life: Allison Mok

Meet Allison Mok, a beloved math teacher and advisor at East Palo Alto Academy (EPAA). Having taught in the school for four years, Allison has supported numerous students through their high school journey and in preparing for college. In this feature, Allison sits down to reflect on why she chose EPAA, her teaching philosophy, and what a day in the life of a high school teacher is really like.

Program Spotlight: The Dream Lab

Program Spotlight: The Dream Lab

I am very excited to share an update about the Dream Lab. A group of EPAA students has been dedicated to using technology to help others. All year, they have been working with a particular community member who struggles with mobility. Too often, drivers will leave their cars in the loading zone next to her parking spot, so she is unable to use her van's wheelchair ramp until they return…