The Center hit the ground running in 2019 establishing facts, advocating for policies, sharing best practices, and building coalitions. We cannot do this work alone: partnership and collaboration are critical to achieving our mission. We hope that our newsletter helps inform and empower you to take action in your area. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how to improve special education in charter schools near you.
Any Radical Changes Must Factor in Equity
Lauren Morando Rhim reminds the Vermont Agency of Education that programs must embrace the responsibilities of upholding student civil rights and those that accompany public dollars as they consider drastic changes to their public education systems.
Welcome Wendy! Wendy Tucker joins our team as the inaugural Senior Director of Policy. Wendy is an attorney, advocate and education policy expert. In 2005, inspired by her own daughter’s journey as a student with a disability, Wendy began representing families in special education matters. Read more about Wendy and please join us in welcoming her to the Center.
Welcome Laura Jean!
Laura Jean Gilloux joins our team as Operations Manager and will ensure smooth business practices and organizational efficiency. Prior to joining the Center, she spent over eight years providing strategic event planning support for annual giving and capital campaign efforts in higher education. Read more about Laura Jean and please join us in welcoming her to the Center.