Stephanie Davis

Guest Blogger

Charter School Parent

Chicago, Illinois

Stephanie Davis is a mother of three and an active parent volunteer at Legacy Charter School. She lives in Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood.

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Posted Jan. 29, 2016

Don’t Let Them Tell You Where to Send Your Child for School

Just letting somebody tell you where to take your kids to school is not acceptable. I learned that lesson the…

By Stephanie Davis

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Posted May 22, 2020

With a Little Radical Imagination, We Can Prepare Our Students to Become Leaders

Early in the school year, after our daily Pledge of Allegiance, my fifth grader, Cassandra, asked, “Why are people mad when Colin Kaepernick kneels during…

By Joan Hurley

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Posted May 22, 2020

For My Family, Seeing Their First-Gen Latina Daughter Walk Across the Stage Would Have Been Everything

If I were a magician for a day, I would strike my wand and eliminate the memory of the coronavirus as well as its impact.…

By Karen Balbuena

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Posted May 22, 2020

Reopening Schools While Coronavirus Is Still on the Loose Is Ass-Backward

I swear this country is ass-backward. In last week’s Senate hearing, Dr. Anthony Fauci—the nation’s leading expert on the coronavirus pandemic—said outright, “… states will…

By Tanesha Peeples

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