Barato Britt

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Executive Director, Leadership and Legacy Academy

Indianapolis, Indiana

Barato Britt has an accomplished record in journalism, education management, marketing, public relations and non-profit management, Britt has committed much of his professional career to community empowerment. He currently serves as the executive director of the Leadership and Legacy Academy. Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Center is a 75 year-old institution that provides wrap around services for over 3,000 low-income families in urban Indianapolis. Britt is a current member of the Board of Directors for KIPP Indy Schools.

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Posted June 11, 2019
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By the End of My Third Year, I Was in Therapy. We Must Start Taking Teachers’ Emotional Health Seriously.

We all know the female elementary school teacher stereotype, perhaps best portrayed by the iconic Jessica Day from New Girl: bubby, cheerful, exquisitely put-together, good,…

By Kristabel Stark

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Posted June 11, 2019
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How Teachers and Families Can Help Students Build Reading Fluency Over the Summer

Summer is a time for trying new things. Summer can also be a time for falling backward on academic skills like reading fluency. Research shows…

By Cindy Jiban

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Posted June 12, 2019

When It Comes to College Graduation and Finding a Job, Mentors Make a Difference

I am living proof of the OneGoal motto: “College graduation. Period.” I’m a recent graduate of Southern Illinois University (SIU) of Carbondale where I studied…

By Jawon Mayberry

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