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Pursuing Equity, Not Just Equality

Race. Inclusion. Diversity. Equity. These words seem to be in most articles about education I read today. And that’s a good thing. I hope that these words remain at the forefront of our minds and truly become as much a...
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Supporting our DREAMers

At Education First, we work towards the vision that all students—particularly low-income students and students of color—receive an education that prepares them for success in college, career and life. Implicit in this vision is the belief that every child, when...
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Our Obligation to Dismantle Systemic Racism

We were not surprised by what happened in Charlottesville last week. Angry, yes; disappointed, sure. But white supremacy looms over every aspect of American society. Why wouldn’t it flood our streets? At Education First, we’re proud to support many educators...
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Taking A Hard Look In the Mirror

It’s no secret that our education system continues to struggle with issues of race and diversity. I recently saw this firsthand when my son’s school was combined with a school a little over a mile down the street that has...
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