Dinah Consuegra

School Designer, Expeditionary Learning

Oakland, California

Originally from Chicago, Dinah Consuegra has been an educator for 18 years. She was a teacher, dean and principal in Los Angeles.

Currently, Dina lives in Oakland and works as a school designer for Expeditionary Learning helping coach and train educators nationwide.

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Posted June 30, 2015

An LGBT Educator Who’s Not Too Proud to Keep Fighting

We have turned the tide. We have made progress in this country. Well, at least on one front. Gay marriage…

By Dinah Consuegra

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Posted Feb. 23, 2021

Oakland’s School Board Cares More About Politics Than It Does About Kids and Families

Reyna Morales lives in Oakland, California, and is the parent of two students at a high-performing charter school located in an area with a dearth…

By Reyna Morales

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Posted Feb. 22, 2021

Educators Who Consider Themselves ‘White Allies’ Are Dangerous When It Comes To Developing Anti-Racist Classrooms

“I am a white ally,” the 30 something-year-old white teacher declared emphatically in the diversity and inclusion professional development session. She snapped her fingers to…

By Sana Shaikh

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Posted Feb. 24, 2021

Meet Newark’s Own Amanda Gorman, Seventh Grade Poet Makayla Brown

A month ago, as Amanda Gorman shared her beautiful prose during President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris’ inauguration, students at KIPP Rise Academy in Newark had…

By Laura Waters

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