Maribel Valdez Gonzalez is the program coordinator for Amplifier. She co-created and co-leads the Education Amplifier program which is committed to amplifying the voices of social change movements through art and community engagement by creating meaningful ways for educators and their students to join the conversation. As a former classroom teacher and current instructional coach, Maribel is passionate about empowering youth to become leaders by committing to and advocating for anti-racist, anti-bias. culturally-relevant pedagogy and curriculum in K-12 learning spaces and beyond.
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