We are delighted that our work was written about on Education Week‘s “Public Engagement & Education Reform” blog today! You can read the post here:
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Here’s an excerpt from the piece featuring a quote from our Executive Director, Mary E. Walsh:
While strong school leadership is imperative, we believe that it is unfair to ask schools and teachers to bear sole responsibility for closing the economic divide. Systematically addressing out-of-school factors can help students achieve and removes the burden from teachers, allowing them to focus on delivering quality instruction.
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