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Leading Teacher Profile: Heather Hotchkiss


A Virginia teacher builds collaborative teams inside and outside of her school and district

Heather Hotchkiss loves teaching physics because of its applied, problem-solving nature, but also because it forces students to think about thinking.

“For many students, it’s the first time they hit a wall and they have to teach themselves to learn,” says Hotchkiss, who teaches at Robert E. Lee High School in Fairfax County, Virginia. “That’s a really important step.”

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