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Equity and Access in Education, Our Need to Think Bigger
Inequity in education remains a hot topic among stakeholders nationally, especially with the recent higher education scandal where wealthy families and well-known television personalities face federal charges of college entrance admission cheating. With figures from recent studies showing that children living in certain parts of the country are less likely to complete secondary education or be admitted to a university, and those from immigrant backgrounds or minority groups (including Native American Indians) are more likely to leave school earlier, something significant must be done. It is clear there is a serious ongoing problem.
This month I outline four important ways to address the issue of equity in education.
Britannica “Stand Out” Awards Entry Extended Until April 1st
I am honored to be a judge for Britannica’s first ever “Stand-Out” awards. We want to hear about the character of students and educators, like you, who have exemplified extraordinary and inspiring characteristics that have helped to make an impact on students and classrooms. There are cash prizes for both students and teachers. Check out the following link to learn more: https://britannicalearn.com/awards/