True Life / I Created a School

This panel will bring together educators and entrepreneurs interested in charter creation, detailing the journey of two D.C. school founders from seed to fruit. What were their biggest obstacles? How has their identity been a source of strength? In what ways did the school creation process develop leadership? Entrepreneurs will share their challenges, identities, triumphs, mindsets, and their efforts to change the narrative around who can lead and succeed.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Format: Talk
Event Type: Session
Track: Leadership
Level: Basic Understanding