Enseña Chile

2015 William Drenttel Award Winners Announced

In partnership with The Winterhouse Institute, we are excited to announce the winners of the inaugural William Drenttel Award for Excellence in Design. The Drenttel Award was created to honor the legacy of William Drenttel (1953-2013), a guiding force in the in the field of design and a great friend to Teach For All. Bill led the design for many of America's most prominent institutions, including leading magazines, museums, corporations, nonprofits, and universities.

Mutual Responsibility: Network Alumni Aid Students in Chile

On April 13, just a week after many in the Teach For All community gathered in Santiago, Chile for the Global System Change Conference, a large fire spread across the nearby city of Valparaiso, where Enseña Chile teachers work in five schools. The fire killed at least 15 people, destroyed thousands of homes and displaced over 12,000 residents of Valparaiso—including the families of more than 100 Enseña Chile students.

Highlights from the Global System Change Conference

From April 3rd-5th 2014, members of the Teach For All network gathered in Chile to discuss the topic of System Change and celebrate Enseña Chile's 5 year anniversary. This event advanced thinking across the network around what needs to be done to accelerate alumni impact and system change. This event exposed and engaged attendees in some of the most relevant issues in four primary areas, including:

Deutsche Post DHL Global Volunteers Support Teach For All Partners

In September, Teach For All partners around the world participated in Deutsche Post DHL’s Global Volunteer Day. Established in 2008, Global Volunteer Day is a Deutsche Post DHL initiative for its employees around the world to engage personally with their corporate responsibility slogan "living responsibly" and volunteer with local organizations.