By Akiya Minniefield, 8th Grade Science Teacher | STRIVE Prep - Montbello Growing up I always wondered what it would be like to live differently, to have people in my life that believed in me and my goals.…
When I think about STRIVE Prep’s work on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) I am eager to share my perspective, not only as a person of color, but as a person who, from a young age, has truly valued the impact of education.
In just over two weeks, Round 1 of the 2017-18 Denver Public Schools SchoolChoice enrollment process will open, giving thousands of families across our city the opportunity to choose a school that meets their needs and desires to create the best future for their students.
On Friday, Denver Public Schools began releasing the Round 1 results of the 2016 SchoolChoice process, the means by which families across the city select schools of all varieties for their children for next year.
Few words in education are used more often to describe a vision than equity; and, it’s a word that means a lot of different things to different people. Here are some reflections about what it means to STRIVE Prep.