Presented by EdChoice

For The Culture: Honoring The Legacy To Build The Future

Mar 6, 2024

1:00pm – 2:00pm CT

From Freedom Schools to Rosenwald Schools, Black Educators have historically played an important role in creating independent learning environments focused on Black students. In this panel, we will discuss the legacy and impact of Black-led independent schools and how educational policy can support the continued success and growth of these needed organizations.

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Tiffany Blassingame

The Village Schools

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Will Crossley

The Piney Woods Schools

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Curtis Valentine

Progressive Policy Institute

Online Availabilty

This event is currently available on demand.
Video On Demand for this event began on Thursday, March 7th 2024 at 1:00pm CT.