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21 Jan: Kindred Spirit Vol. 8 (Winter 2020)

“People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other;…

05 Nov: A Parent-Driven Movement For Equity In Education

By Ashoka Contributor Group // November 5, 2019  Laura Wilson Phelan has always been drawn to such questions as “How…

02 Oct: As cities gentrify and schools diversify, PTOs grapple to ensure all parent voices are heard

By Perry Stein – Washington Post // September 20, 2019  Mike Dixon left his first visit to his son’s new…

20 Sep: Kindred Spirit Vol. 7 – Summer 2019

Principal Turner and staff at Walker-Jones Education Campus share powerful affirmations for their students.  “The children will have a voice to shape their own…

20 Sep: Kindred Spirit Vol. 6 – Spring 2019

“When you have a conflict, that means that there are truths that have to be addressed on each side of…

20 Sep: Kindred Spirit Vol. 5 – Winter 2019

“Desegregation is only a partial, though necessary, step toward the ultimate goal which we seek to realize. Desegregation will break…

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05 Nov: Kindred Spirit Vol. 4 – Fall 2018

“We will be a better country if we have honest conversations about race and class…Thoughtful interaction across difference helps strengthen…

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26 Jul: Kindred Spirit Vol. 3 – Summer 2018

“If you have come here to help me you are wasting your time, but if you have come because your…

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25 Apr: Kindred Spirit Vol. 2 – Spring 2018

    “In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.” –Thurgood Marshall   Meet…

16 Jan: Kindred Spirit Vol. 1 – Winter 2018

“We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality…whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” — Dr. Martin Luther King…