The US Department of Education’s Equity Agenda

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Donna Harris-Aikens J.D., Deputy Chief of Staff in the Office of the Secretary at U.S. Department of Education, highlighted the Department’s efforts, as of January 2021, to establish an equity agenda and action plan. She also underlined the importance of “digging into the data”, having conversations regarding equity and opportunities for students early on, and gathering feedback from students, families and other stakeholders to strengthen educational systems.

This video was an clip from The National Center Presents: Assessing and Addressing Equitable Opportunities to Learn.