Ken Chenault

“A good education is about more than academics – it’s also about learning values and principles,”says Ken Chenault, Chairman and CEO of American Express Company.
“My teacher, Lee Lecraw, set high standards. She taught her students about being responsible. She taught us the importance of integrity. Though thoroughly demanding, she also had a special gift for making learning fun.
“Lee was my teacher for several years when I was growing up, and I am blessed to call her a mentor and friend to this day.”

Behind Every Famous Person is a Fabulous Teacher.

How to Become a Teacher

So, you want to be a teacher? There are a number of different routes into teaching for people who are in different stages of their lives. It is never too early or too late to begin pursuing your teaching career.