Emily Kaplan


Emily Kaplan

Emily Kaplan is a writer and public school teacher living in Boston. Her website is Follow her on twitter at @emdashkap

The students, from over 40 countries, see that the United States is just as susceptible to populist tyranny and tin-pot despotism as the nations in Africa and Central America that they fled. And they want to protect the U.S. from that happening. more

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine


Emily Kaplan

These young people from war torn parts of the world describe themselves as friendly, hard-working, responsible, dependable. To a visitor, other adjectives come to mind as well: worldly, resilient, strong. more

Mar 15, 2017 1:50 PM Public School Shakedown 1 Comments

Students in Boston get organized to advocate for the education they want. more

Oct 26, 2016 1:33 PM Public School Shakedown