Equity and Diversity Similar Videos
Using “Hamilton” in the Classroom
In New York City, 400 public school teachers got free tickets to “Hamilton" and the chance to bring the musical's historical themes and lessons about immigration and diversity into the classroom. (March 27, 2017)
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)
Hillbilly Elegy Author J.D. Vance on Poverty and the Opioid Epidemic
J.D. Vance, author of the bestseller Hillbilly Elegy, A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, rose from working-class Appalachia to Yale Law School. He spoke to Education Week about poverty, the opioid epidemic and education. (January 6, 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)
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.
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.