We’re Back! Happy New Year From One Voice

The special occasion champagne flutes have been long tucked away in the china press filled with pretty things that go ever untouched and the newness of the new year burned clean by January 2. If you are a black woman in America and have watched the news for any length of time, it’s possible you were triggered by the stories of physical and sexual violence … Continue reading We’re Back! Happy New Year From One Voice

I Knew My Son Was Telling the Truth But I Didn’t Want to Be the ‘Angry Black Woman’ Again

Kerry-Ann’s post originally appeared in Faces of Education. I have two kids, a girl and a boy. My Elle, 11, has always been cut from her own cloth: independent, smart and smart-witted. She inhales books and the written word in a way that colors her reality. Because of this, she discovered a love of horses at the age of 6 and is now a full … Continue reading I Knew My Son Was Telling the Truth But I Didn’t Want to Be the ‘Angry Black Woman’ Again

One Voice Talks the Right to a High-Quality Education No Matter the School

It’s National School Choice Week and One Voice believes that every student should have access to a high-quality school. Period. So we are honoring the week through the lens of educational equity – which, for us, is neither new nor a week-long jaunt.  We do this work every single day. Check us out: “Parent choice is a choice for educational freedom. Freedom, my brothers and sisters! … Continue reading One Voice Talks the Right to a High-Quality Education No Matter the School

Kerry-Ann Royes – Broward County, FL

Kerry-Ann Royes is a mom, businesswoman and an everyday advocate who lives in Broward County, Florida and is particularly passionate about education and social issues affecting women and girls. Favorite MLK quotes: “Lightning makes no sound until it strikes.” “Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.” Kerry-Ann also writes for Faces of Education, a blog dedicated to the Broward … Continue reading Kerry-Ann Royes – Broward County, FL