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Interview with Subira Gordon on a historic win

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and recovery, 50CAN will be working to connect with some of our country’s leading thinkers, educators and policymakers as they share their best thinking on needed adaptations for our education system, districts, schools and classrooms that will best serve students.

50CAN Executive Vice President Jonathan Nikkila is joined by ConnCAN Executive Director Subira Gordon to discuss the team’s historic victory–twenty years in the making–to bring greater equity to the school funding formula in the Nutmeg State.

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Interview with Kaya Henderson

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and recovery, 50CAN will be working to connect with some of our country’s leading thinkers, educators and policymakers as they share their best thinking on needed adaptations for our education system, districts, schools and classrooms that will best serve students.

Kaya Henderson, the former chancellor of DC schools has a new project: Reconstruction, an online tutoring and small group educational experience centered on an, “unapologetically Black education.” She’s interviewed here by 50CAN President Derrell Bradford on what led her to create the program and how policymakers and advocates can support more innovative educational experiences like Reconstruction.