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For eight years, President Obama made the White House a place that brought people together -- incredible students, parents, principals, district leaders, school counselors, teachers, college presidents, professors, business leaders, and more. And after January 2017, the inspiring stories we heard and the incredible people we met no longer had a place to share their experiences and ideas with folks across the country. Now they do.

These stories constantly remind and inspire us of people’s commitment to education. It is the ultimate bedrock of our society, one that people are passionately fighting to make it better. At the White House we were fortunate to get to shine a spotlight on some of those incredible education advocates. We want to continue to shine that spotlight and talk about what’s working and how others can get involved, and hopefully be inspired along the way. We hope you’ll join us.

Mar 29, 2018

This week we tackle the most pressing civil rights challenges in our nation’s schools with Catherine Lhamon, Chair of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and Former Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Education. Tune in as we talk about inequity, restorative justice, Title IX rollbacks, and as always, don’t miss out on our moments of hope.