Equity Through Literacy

Black Teachers (and Black Principals!) Matter-Leading Fearlessly with Principal Ashley Moore

July 17, 2020 Dr. Chase Season 1 Episode 4
Equity Through Literacy
Black Teachers (and Black Principals!) Matter-Leading Fearlessly with Principal Ashley Moore
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Equity Through Literacy
Black Teachers (and Black Principals!) Matter-Leading Fearlessly with Principal Ashley Moore
Jul 17, 2020 Season 1 Episode 4
Dr. Chase

This episode of Equity Through Literacy features an interview with Principal Ashley Moore on how important it is to hire and retain Black teachers and the strategies she employs to find and keep Black teachers on her staff in a majority Black school. She describes what leadership looks like when you focus on equity and "doing what's right" even when it would be easier to do otherwise. Black children need Black teachers. Effective school leaders understand this fact and do what's necessary for the benefit of their Black students.   

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This episode of Equity Through Literacy features an interview with Principal Ashley Moore on how important it is to hire and retain Black teachers and the strategies she employs to find and keep Black teachers on her staff in a majority Black school. She describes what leadership looks like when you focus on equity and "doing what's right" even when it would be easier to do otherwise. Black children need Black teachers. Effective school leaders understand this fact and do what's necessary for the benefit of their Black students.