Month: February 2018

#BlackGirlMagic Is Taking Over

As a mother of a young black girl and being an educator with intimate knowledge about the education system, my message to fellow educators regarding the importance of educating young black girls is simply to go above and beyond the expectations. – Dr. K  Everyone is talking about Black Girl Magic! I had the honor of talking with a great colleague…

Gwinnett SToPP Says We Must “Engage for Equity”

There is a grassroots, advocacy organization in Georgia, Gwinnett STOPP , that is empowering and educating parents. Teaching parents advocacy strategies and increasing the engagement of parents in the school improvement work is their focus. “In order for us to improve schools, everyone must be involved. This includes students, parents, teachers and stakeholders. We must all be at the table!” Marilyn…