Commitment to Our Kids

Achievement

  • Increased graduation rate from 53% to 81%

  • Invested in mental health supports and staff for all school

  • Strengthened International Baccalaureate (IB) and STEAM signature programs

  • Opened Atlanta’s first College and Career Academy to expand dual and vocational learning opportunities

  • Partnered with local colleges to expand dual and vocational education opportunities

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Accountability

  • Serves as Vice Chair of the Board

  • Increased teacher pay and professional development opportunities for all faculty and staff

  • Created equity and anti-racism policies to address inequities throughout the district

  • Increased teacher pay and meaningful professional development for all faculty and staff

  • Invested more than $176,000,000 in upgrades to District 6 facilities

Accessibility

  • Collectively created the Center for Equity and Social Justice to address inequities

  • Created governance teams and family engagement policies to empower communities

  • Redefined public safety department to ensure safe school environments

  • Expanded meeting and event schedules for better access and responsiveness to community

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