In this interview with The 74 Million, Gloria Ladson-Billings highlights the importance of teachers, particularly teachers of color, and the impact they can have on kids who are growing up in a world where inequality is rampant.
Chalkbeat reports on the latest plans and lessons learned from KIPP, following the network's first annual summit and KIPP's 25th anniversary. Read more
Another reminder to take advantage of the Rivard Report's upcoming panel on "The Challenges of South Side Education." Moderator Emily Donaldson has done extensive reporting on the ups and downs of the districts in southern Bexar County, and will bring that reporting to bear in the conversation, which will also feature a Q&A. Read more