Recruiting a Diverse Group of New Teachers

A new effort for recruiting a diverse group of new teachers is underway in the Erie School District, which is focused on racially diversifying their staff so that all of their students can feel more familiar, regardless of their race or ethnicity. The efforts involve...

Closing the Racial Achievement Gap

Some districts are receiving private funding to meet the need for closing the racial achievement gap among students.  The Heinz Endowments awarded the Gateway School District $82,000 to support programming and professional development toward closing and eventually...