The reason I support future teachers now

Wendy Peia Oakes: The quality of education that children with special educational needs receive tomorrow depends on the nurturing and learning experiences their prospective teachers receive today.

Wendy Peia Oakes: Associate Professor, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College

My Story

Why I Give

What I Care About

For Wendy and Dan and their daughters, Katie and Abby, helping others has always been important. The long-term result Dan hopes for is, “… that we help students achieve their dreams of becoming teachers, and that they are able to touch the lives of many of their students — changing the world one student at a time.”

‘Why I Give’: Stories from ASU faculty and staff

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ASU Foundation, one of Arizona’s oldest nonprofits, raises and invests private contributions to Arizona State University. https://www.asufoundation.org/

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