Veronica Joyner has been an educator for 40 years. She started The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School of Philadelphia in 1999 with one mission — to see children succeed through education and become good citizens. With 18 years worth of perfect attendance, Mrs. Joyner has no plans on retiring. “As long as I can wake up, I can get up,” she says. Learn more about Mrs. Joyner’s story in this episode of Lifers!