Kick off 2019 by being a Mentor!

January is National Mentoring Month. The benefits of mentoring and being a mentor are well known, but one- third of young people will grow up without a mentor. That’s something we can change. More…

Dear Betsy DeVos: We will not go back in time, we will not ignore our students!

Betsy DeVos has fallen short yet again on a very simple and fundamental responsibility she has as Secretary of Education: the duty to protect all students. DeVos is proposing a rule that would reverse current safeguards for students by making sweeping changes to Title IX’s regulations. Title IX bars sex discrimination at elementary and secondary More…

Matthew Shepard: Resting in Peace, Resting in Power

Twenty years after Matthew Shepard was murdered by people filled with hatred, his remains were interred at a historic cathedral in the Nation’s Capital. There, he symbolizes the ongoing struggle for LGBTQ rights and reminds us that we have work to do. More…