Tag: #advocacy #familyengagement #partnership

A Growing Voice for Change in Atlanta.

Ed Chang, Executive Director of redefinED atlanta says it’s time for Atlanta stakeholders to join together and help redefine education in Atlanta. Last month we featured Roland Martin and several groups in Atlanta, including BOOK, to help ensure that children not finding successful educational outcomes, particularly Black and Brown children, do. This work connects to the One Atlanta vision and…

Black and Brown Parents in Atlanta Say Not on Our Watch!

More and more citizens in communities that are too often overlooked are standing up! In the White House, Betsy Devos and President Trump are recommending cuts to many programs benefiting the success of Black boys in school. Not on our watch!  Black women aren’t letting Black and brown children get left behind in Atlanta anymore. Two Black mothers in Atlanta…

Atlantans for Excellent Schools Voices Support for a Shared Vision of Excellence in APS

As the Atlanta Public Schools (APS) board contemplates the future of the school system, a group of diverse leaders and organizations is coming together as Atlantans for Excellent Schools to support a plan for a public school system rooted in excellence. This plan puts into action a system that measures school quality and improvement, identifies what’s working, and outlines a…