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Preparing All Students for College - Meet a 2017 Leader to Learn From
As chief program officer for Texas' IDEA Public Schools, Dolores Gonzalez designed an academic program to put the charter network's 30,000 students-many of them English-language learners-on a firm path to college.
Police in School: An Overview of the Debate and Key Data
Debate is roiling over the role of police officers in schools. In this video, Evie Blad gives an overview of the issue and highlights important statistics about student arrests and referrals. (January 25, 2017)
An Unwavering Advocate for Racial Equity in Schools
John D. Marshall, the chief equity officer in Kentucky’s Jefferson County Public Schools, unmasks racial inequities and demands policy changes to support students of color and those who are poor. (February 22, 2017)
Engaging, Encouraging, and Empowering Young Black Men
Christopher Chatmon, the deputy chief of equity in California's Oakland Unified School District and a 2015 Leader To Learn From recognized for his efforts to support boys of color, explains how schools can better serve African-American males.
'It's Never a Pretty Situation': A Student's Controversial Arrest, Analyzed
A cellphone video shows the arrest of a St. Paul, Minn., student by a school police officer. Mo Canady, executive director of the National Association of School Resource Officers, breaks down the scene. (January 27, 2017)
Superintendent Builds Bridges to New Immigrant Communities
Jim Rollins, the superintendent of Arkansas’ Springdale Public Schools, has a “teach them all” ethos that has helped immigrant students and families get a foothold in their new community. (February 22, 2017)