Equity for all or only kids?
April 14, 2021
La Conner schools has a new superintendent come July 1: Will Nelson, now director of equity and student success at Arlington’s public schools.
For Nelson, and all educators, providing an equitable education is a commitment to fairness, so that every student has the opportunity to obtain a quality education.
Since some children navigate a variety of obstacles just to arrive at school while others are fortunate to enter classrooms holding silver spoons, there is a wide gap educators must bridge to get all students to a high level of learning.
The Ohio School Boards Association believes: