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 Sep. 18, 2020

Black Excellence Does Exist and It Lives in Our Kids

I’m guilty of saying Black boys and girls are failing in school—a good chunk of us are. Going forward, I’m committing to correcting that language…

By Tanesha Peeples

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Posted Sep. 17, 2020

Yes, White Teachers Still Need to Be Ready to Talk to Students About Race

“What’s the difference between a killing and a lynching?” The question popped up on my phone through the Google Hangouts app I installed in March.…

By Desiree Mitchel

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Posted Sep. 15, 2020

Kids Need to Write More. A Lot More.

Growing up with teachers for parents, my siblings and I were taught that writing is an indispensable skill. We attended rigorous schools and enrichment programs…

By Aigner Picou

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