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About nationalequityproject

At the National Equity Project, we believe every child has a right to a quality education. We support people to become the powerful leaders who make good on that promise. www.nationalequityproject.org

Equity Conversations among Mentors and New Teachers: Partner Profile

Last year we engaged in a yearlong partnership with the San Mateo County Office of Education (SMCOE) Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment (BTSA) program.  This new video provides an overview of that partnership and how new teacher mentors (“support providers”) … Continue reading

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Coaches Root Out Deep Bias

The National Equity Project coaching model is featured in this month’s Journal of Staff Development.  Download the article, “Coaches root out deep bias,” by Valerie von Frank at http://www.learningforward.com. Victor Cary, Senior Director and Tom Malarkey, Impact 2012 Program Manager/Senior … Continue reading

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Walking While Brown: Racial Profiling in Arizona

Today, if I were driving, walking, shopping, or standing on a corner anywhere in Arizona, the police can stop me without cause, demand my identification and conduct an immigration status check on me. If I am standing on the street … Continue reading

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