Teresa Tabourn currently teaches 3rd grade at Hardy Williams Academy Mastery Charter School. In addition to teaching, Ms. Tabuourn coaches track and field.
Prior to her role at Mastery, Ms. Tabourn taught elementary school for seven years at various district and charter schools throughout Philadelphia. Ms. Tabourn lives in Philadelphia with her four children.
April 27, 2012 / Teresa Tabourn
I consider myself a competent teacher, so when I initially heard about being coached at the school where I’m currently teaching, Hardy Williams, I thought it would be a waste of time.
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