Education is the key to success. Join us as we explore the many factors that continue to propagate inequalities and segregation in our country’s schools, including but not limited to race, economic status, resources, teacher quality, and redistricting. How do we move beyond the discussion point to once again push boundaries to drive actionable change?
Come be a part of the discussion as Dr. Sonya Whitaker, National Director for Educational Policy for PUSH Excel, moderates the following panel:
- Dr. Joy Lawson Davis: an award-winning author, scholar, professional learning trainer, independent consultant, and equity activist
- Dr. Donna S. Leak: Superintendent, Community Consolidated Schools District 168 Vice Chair, Illinois State Board of Education
Illinois State Board of Education Student Advisory Council Members:
- Talib Becktemba-Goss, Kiersten Hornberg, Hannah Lawrence, and Eric Veal Jr.
Rev Jesse L Jackson, Sr, Founder and President of Rainbow PUSH Coalition
Dr. Julianne Malveaux, President of PUSH Excel
Rev Jannette Wilson, ESQ, National Executive Director of PUSH Excel