Ilana Garon

Ilana Garon is a high school English teacher and the author of "Why Do Only White People Get Abducted by Aliens?": Teaching Lessons from the Bronx (Skyhorse, 2013), as well as various articles for The Guardian, Dissent Magazine, Huffington Post, and Education Week. She is excited to have just completed the ING New York City Marathon. Ilana lives and works in New York City.

The Day School Beginnings of a Marathon Runner

Young Jewish Athletes

Memories of Swimming: From B- to A-Meets