THE LINCOLN FINANCIAL FELLOW
As part of Lincoln's partnership with TFA we have established the Lincoln Financial Fellow. Through the Fellow we gain a glimpse into the day-to-day challenges and achievements of his students.
You can see these achievements by checking out our Fellow's photo diary on Lincoln's Facebook page.
About the Fellow
Eric Hamscher is a second-year STEM teacher at Antonia Pantoja Charter School in North Philadelphia. Eric attended Washington and Lee University in Lexington, VA, where he majored in Global Politics and minored in Poverty and Human Capability studies. He joined TFA in 2011 and began teaching eighth grade math. As a first-year teacher, Eric helped his students gain confidence in their ability to understand and apply math, and his students more than doubled their math proficiency scores on benchmark exams. Eric is currently pursuing his teaching certificate at the University of Pennsylvania.