When former Minnesota state senator Ember Reichgott Junge first authored the first-in-nation charter school law in 1991, she didn’t realize the powerful forces she had unlocked. She shares her mission to ensure the past is remembered as we look forward in the movement.
To get a closer glimpse into the women of The String Queens, Kelsey Nelson talks with violinist Kendall Isadore, the orchestra director at the KIPP DC Valor Academy.
Latoye A. Brown, CEO of Audubon Schools and a participant in the School Leaders of Color convening, discusses serving as an educational leader in the post-Katrina landscape and shares her experience.
Science teacher Lynne D. Holcomb-Gober shares why she loves teaching at Friendship Charter School's Blow Pierce Elementary & Middle School and how she gets her students involved and interested in science.
Harley Place, ESL teacher and coordinator for Ocean Academy Charter School, facilitates the Latino Family Literacy program to teach parents about the importance of reading at home.