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What is a public charter school?

May 2, 202402 min read
What is a public charter school?
Public charter schools play a significant role in Indiana’s educational landscape, offering an alternative model of schooling that prioritizes innovation, choice, and accountability. But often there is some confusion surrounding this type of school. Are they free? Do they accept students with disabilities? Are they public? If you’ve had any of the above questions, you’ve […]

I asked IPS to scale successful schools

Apr 26, 202401 min read
I asked IPS to scale successful schools
During the April IPS Agenda Review Session, I shared some of my story with the board. I also asked them to create a plan or resolution for scaling successful schools.   

Why I want IPS schools that work

Apr 24, 202401 min read
Why I want IPS schools that work
In my last video post, I shared some of the details surrounding my journey with advocacy. I know that a child getting a quality education can be the difference between them having a life of poverty or a life of prosperity. Watch this short video to learn why I want to see IPS schools grow […]

My journey in advocacy

Apr 23, 202401 min read
My journey in advocacy
I started advocating for the change that I want to see in our schools when my now 20-year-old daughter was in elementary school. Watch this video to learn more about my journey and why I will always fight for education equity here:

I want IPS to close the gap

Apr 11, 202401 min read
I want IPS to close the gap
Take less than a minute to watch why I want IPS leaders to grow schools that are proven to close the opportunity gap. After you watch, please join me and email IPS leaders today.

Join advocates who wrote letters to IPS

Apr 4, 202401 min read
Join advocates who wrote letters to IPS
Last week, parents and students got together and wrote letters to IPS board members. In these letters, they asked the board to pass a resolution directing the IPS administration to deliver a plan by June that will focus on scaling public schools of all types that close the opportunity gap. Join parents by sending an […]

What is a public charter school?

May 2, 202402 min read
What is a public charter school?
Public charter schools play a significant role in Indiana’s educational landscape, offering an alternative model of schooling that prioritizes innovation, choice, and accountability. But often there is some confusion surrounding this type of school. Are they free? Do they accept students with disabilities? Are they public? If you’ve had any of the above questions, you’ve […]

I asked IPS to scale successful schools

Apr 26, 202401 min read
I asked IPS to scale successful schools
During the April IPS Agenda Review Session, I shared some of my story with the board. I also asked them to create a plan or resolution for scaling successful schools.   

Why I want IPS schools that work

Apr 24, 202401 min read
Why I want IPS schools that work
In my last video post, I shared some of the details surrounding my journey with advocacy. I know that a child getting a quality education can be the difference between them having a life of poverty or a life of prosperity. Watch this short video to learn why I want to see IPS schools grow […]

My journey in advocacy

Apr 23, 202401 min read
My journey in advocacy
I started advocating for the change that I want to see in our schools when my now 20-year-old daughter was in elementary school. Watch this video to learn more about my journey and why I will always fight for education equity here:

I want IPS to close the gap

Apr 11, 202401 min read
I want IPS to close the gap
Take less than a minute to watch why I want IPS leaders to grow schools that are proven to close the opportunity gap. After you watch, please join me and email IPS leaders today.

Join advocates who wrote letters to IPS

Apr 4, 202401 min read
Join advocates who wrote letters to IPS
Last week, parents and students got together and wrote letters to IPS board members. In these letters, they asked the board to pass a resolution directing the IPS administration to deliver a plan by June that will focus on scaling public schools of all types that close the opportunity gap. Join parents by sending an […]
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