Reflecting on the Year’s Education Scene and Honoring Nashville’s #EdChamps2017

Volume and Light is dedicated to amplifying and illuminating education issues and stories traditionally unavailable to readers. The mission is to offer a point-of-view of education utilizing my lens as a former public school district staffer, parent, and student. This blog seeks to inform families of the good, bad, and wrong, and because of the toxic environment for parent choice, 2017 saw dozens of posts … Continue reading Reflecting on the Year’s Education Scene and Honoring Nashville’s #EdChamps2017

If You Believe Education Is A Civil Rights Issue Don’t Just See About It, Be About It

I had the great pleasure of attending an education summit here in Nashville located on the beautiful campus of Fisk University in the historical Jubilee Hall. The summit host was the year old Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition, a group of education service providers from across the state seeking to support and advocate for equity. But responsible for the Coalition is the very successful Conexión Américas, an organization founded by … Continue reading If You Believe Education Is A Civil Rights Issue Don’t Just See About It, Be About It