Hometown: New York, New York
Teaching Residency: World Studies, Strive Prep Lake - Denver
Harvard College Concentration: History and Literature
HTF Cohort 1
Tessa Markewich graduated in 2016 with a A.B. in History & Literature and a secondary in Theatre, Dance, and Media. Her dedication to education equality developed over her four years at Harvard as she worked with CityStep, an organization bringing dance education to Cambridge public schools, Jumpstart, an early education nonprofit, and Teach for America.
Tessa is currently teaching 5th and 6th grade social studies at Excel Academy in East Boston, MA.