Micah is a freshman at the University of Chicago. In addition to taking classes for her economics and history double-major, Micah serves as a teaching assistant at a Chicago Public School near campus and works part-time as a Graider.
This month, we are thrilled to name Dane Hixon as our March Graider of the Month. Dane is a perfect example of someone who was able to take feedback and coaching from our team and use it to quickly become an exceptionally talented Graider. We are so grateful for his ability to receive and give highly effective feedback; and we’re excited to celebrate his work!
“The responses were beyond thorough! Her analyses and recommendations were clear, specific, actionable, personalized - and right on target. I have had many excellent graders on this program, but I have never had one who did such a fantastic job. I will definitely be requesting Ashlyn next time.” - David Narter
Sophia is a future lawyer and student champion. As a teen, Sophia watched her mom, a small biz owner, struggle to navigate the legal system. This inspired her passion for law and advocacy work. Read on to see how she's bringing her counsel to The Graide Network this year!
What’s better than one amazing Graider of the month? Two, of course! We are pleased to announce our May Graiders of the Month, Rachel Zgabay and Shelby Islet. Both rising sophomores at Tarleton State, Rachel and Shelby are best friends and aspiring high school teachers. Read on to learn more about these two charming, talented young ladies.
"I love writing, I love talking about writing, and I love helping students with writing. I believe it's an incredibly important skill for all students to develop. I was on the debate team in high school and that is when I really fell in love with writing. Debate taught me argument building, critical thinking, and effective communication skills - all of which translate to writing, too." - Bronwen Hale