It’s time for a better conversation. One about creating and supporting more great public schools and skilled, inspiring teachers. Let’s make the American Dream possible for every kid in every community, regardless of income or skin color.
As Long as There’s White Privilege, We’re Going to Need Affirmative Action
Affirmative action: For years, some people have balked at it, while others have been actively trying to dismantle it. But we need to embrace it,… More
Don’t Like Who’s on the School Board Ballot? Run.
With headlines dominated by news of 2020 presidential candidates, it’s easy to forget that there are elections happening across the country in 2019. But in… More
Going to a Women’s HBCU Inspired Me to Fight for College Access for Everyone
At my small high school in East St. Louis, Illinois, going away to college was not accessible to all. The few most promising students were… More