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Deborah Levine
Deborah Levine is the director, communications and marketing for Teach For All, a global network of over 30 partner organizations with a shared vision for expanded educational opportunity in their countries. Prior to joining Teach For All, she was the editorial director for Nickelodeon Kids & Family Digital and a freelance writer on everything from education to careers to parenting. Deborah is also an author of books for children of all ages.

Entries by Deborah Levine

Beyond 140 Characters: 4 Takeaways From a Successful Twitter Chat

(0) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 7:22 PM

If your work involves reaching people beyond the four walls of a brick-and-mortar office, successfully communicating with your audience -- whether it's 50 staff members working remotely or the entire millennial demographic -- is crucial to achieving your goals. As a director of marketing and communications at Teach...

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A Working Mom's Hallelujah Moment: Working Remotely, We Can (Almost) Do It All

(9) Comments | Posted August 2, 2012 | 6:47 PM

It's been a busy summer on my local online community for working parents, where work-life balance is a hot topic. First there was FaceBook COO Sheryl Sandberg's revelation that she leaves work at 5:30 P.M. every day to have dinner with her children (and then works from home...

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Everything I Ever Needed to Know about Education I Learned from a Public School Teacher

(27) Comments | Posted June 7, 2011 | 10:11 PM

The outside of my children's Brooklyn elementary school is anything but welcoming. Surrounded by scaffolding, it looks much as it did the day my daughter entered its doors for the first time four years ago. I could go on about the tens of millions of dollars the city has spent...

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Unemployment: Dispatch From Among the 9.4%

(135) Comments | Posted January 20, 2011 | 2:29 PM

A week ago, I found myself surrounded by a room full of strangers listening to confident young man expound on the dos and don'ts of resume writing and acing a job interview. Ok, so "found myself" isn't exactly accurate. In truth, I was required to be there by the Department...

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Madonna, Angelina & Me: What an Absentee Dad Can Teach Us All About Adoption

(6) Comments | Posted April 24, 2009 | 12:36 PM

Adoption has been a hot topic lately, what with Madonna's application to adopt another child from Malawi denied, and the father of young "Slumdog Millionaire" star Rubina Ali's alleged attempt to sell her for $250,000. Not to mention endless speculations about where in the world Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt...

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An Open Letter to Miley Cyrus's PR Team From the Mom of Two Kids With Almond-Shaped Eyes

(58) Comments | Posted February 12, 2009 | 3:10 PM

To Whom It May Concern:

Your client, Miley Cyrus, is big. So big that I'd be willing to wager that the vast majority of 6-18 year olds in the United States know her name if not her face, and to many of them she's the ultimate celebrity, the epitome of...

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