Aligned to Leadership Academy Principal Supervisor Standard 5.3, Promote productive dialogue and collective work on equity with an emphasis on race, this webinar engaged Dr. Edward Fergus, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy at NYU, and Marc Etienne, Instructional Leadership Executive Director for Baltimore City Schools, in a conversation on what it means to lead for equity, how principal supervisors and other district leaders create the conditions and structures for focused work around equity, and what role federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) funding plays in moving this work forward.

Watch a recording of the webinar here.


  • Dr. Nancy B. Gutierrez, The Leadership Academy
  • Dr Edward Fergus, Assistant Professor of Education Leadership & Policy, New York University