In an article featured in District Administration, The Leadership Academy Chief Access & Equity Officer Mary Rice-Boothe, Ed. D. along with Angela Ward of Austin ISD, Benny Vasquez of the KIPP Foundation, and Jessica Boston Davis of Somerville (MA) Public Schools offer lessons for maximizing the success of equity officers and their organization. She writes:
“Equity officers are critical for ensuring equity is a part of every conversation, every decision, every policy and practice across an organization. But the work is complex, and that person will struggle to be effective if the system doesn’t create conditions that set them up for success.”
Read the full article here.