On May 26, 2020, Sandy Banks of the LA Times published a heartwarming column about Keith Wallick, graduating senior from Santee Education Complex, who has overcome obstacles including homelessness to graduate. Keith is a talented young artist who has accepted an offer to the Art Academy of Cincinnati with a scholarship. The column also highlights the many educators who have supported him through his journey, including Principal Susana Ansley-Gutierrez and Santee Arts Teacher Carlos Vargas. Read the full story here.
Punctuated Equilibrium: A Conversation About How to Move Forward in Public Education
On May 26, 2020, national education leaders explored the idea of punctuated equilibrium in education and how this moment of rapid change prompts us to examine what we are learning in the wake of the spread of COVID-19. Panelists discussed...