We Cannot Solve Issues of Equity Until We First Acknowledge the Problem

Equity starts with admittance. Equity starts with acknowledgment. Equity starts with accuracy. Admitting that all children are not educated the same and, most importantly, should not be educated the same explains the need for equity. To be quite clear, this brings the acknowledgment that equality can be an enemy of equity. When we open our eyes to this fact we see a need to make … Continue reading We Cannot Solve Issues of Equity Until We First Acknowledge the Problem

One Voice Is Back With A Vengence

Happy September! One Voice took a brief hiatus and we are back – with a vengeance! Back like Beyonce after having twins, the Black Panther after battling Killmonger, and Serena Williams every single time she hits the court. Speaking of Serena, our sister-of-the-court was again the subject of some crazy blatant discrimination and the world watched as Queen Williams, in a display of Black Woman … Continue reading One Voice Is Back With A Vengence

One Voice: I Am Because We Are

It’s twelve days into Black History Month and One Voice members have been busy honoring the past while working to build a greater future for our children. Let’s be clear we are Black and excellent and honor black excellence 365 days a year. Still, we gleefully join in on the national celebration of our foremothers and forefathers who left a legacy of hard work, unbreakable … Continue reading One Voice: I Am Because We Are