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The Power of Parent Involvement & 4 Ways Affinity Groups Do It!

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  Erica King Toler, PhD, leads one of our popular workshops called  Decoding the Code:  Helping Families to Thrive in an Independent School Environment. As she equips our parents with tools to decode the independent school culture, she also highlights the value of parent participation. With that in mind, let’s talk about parent involvement and the ways it can look at […]

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Will economic equity detract from racial & ethnic equity in independent schools?

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As I look back on this school year I ask myself, once again, ‘why am I such a proponent of private, independent school education?’ I ask myself that question often as I justify the inherent challenges my family must address or ignore in an effort to acquire distinguished education for our kids. So, what are […]

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RIISE Spotlight: Jubilee Johnson – School President @ Greenwich Academy!

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At a recent Greenwich Academy Parents of Color event, RIISE had the good fortune to meet an extraordinary young lady, Jubilee Johnson, a rising senior recently elected as school president! Jubilee’s personality is infectious. We are happy to introduce you to what inspires her and makes her so darn jubilant! Parent involvement has something to […]

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