Takeru Nagayoshi

Takeru Nagayoshi

Teaching Policy Fellow
New Bedford Public Schools
New Bedford High School
9th-12th grade English, writing, and research teacher
As an educator of color, my existence is political.  I want to use my voice and narrative to fight systemic inequities in education.

Takeru Nagayoshi is a Teach Plus Commonwealth Teaching Policy Fellow.  Takeru teaches English at New Bedford High School in the South Coast.  He became a teacher through TFA and has served as a summer school operations manager and teacher coach to over 20 middle and high school English teachers. Takeru has also piloted the research-based AP Capstone program in his district.  He earned a BA in International Relations from Brown University and a MEd in Curriculum and Teaching from Boston University.