Entries for December 2018
Makiyah Moody // Thursday, December 27, 2018
Ashley Allison reflects on how she's following her heart, finding her voice, and taking center stage as she works toward the goal of a more open and just society – an America as good as its ideals.
Makiyah Moody // Thursday, December 20, 2018
As a champion of children, Kenya Bradshaw’s work in education reform is grounded in the belief that all children deserve the opportunity to achieve their hopes and dreams and education is the primary vehicle for reducing poverty.
Makiyah Moody // Monday, December 17, 2018
With a passion for education and a recognition that culturally competent teachers matter, Jacqueline Greer is cultivating D.C.'s talent pipeline through trusting relationships and organizational partnerships.
Onuka Ibe // Wednesday, December 12, 2018
The traditional model of strategic planning can seem daunting to a small organization. It is no surprise that a small nonprofit might see such a process as too onerous and expensive to be worth it. But there are other ways.
Makiyah Moody // Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Rhonda Broussard recognizes the importance of shared humanity as she advances sustainable economic equity and the tensions that emerge in this important work. As a life-long educator, the murder of Michael Brown, Jr. challenged her to examine her assumptions about the ‘saving power’ of education, and in many ways, helped her to found Beloved Community.