Recently I attended a round table panel at Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy on increasing diversity in our schools. Diversity in both a school's student body and teaching staff is beneficial to all our students.
Do you know what housing discrimination looks like? The Connecticut Fair Housing Center is a great resource for learning about your housing rights. They can also help if you think you have been a victim of housing discrimination.
I recently joined national leaders on education at the National Summit on Teacher Diversity in Washington, D.C. held by the U.S. Department of Education. The Summit highlights the need for more teachers of color in schools across the country.