AISD School Board Hires First Ever Equity Officer

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AISD School Board Hires First Ever Equity Officer


  • AISD's School Board approves the hiring of the district’s first equity officer
  • Stephanie Hawley has been named to fill the position
  • The position is intended to help make schools more equitable and ensure low-income students and students of color do well academically
  • Hawley will address the gap in test scores between students of color and their peers and take a look at staffing, budget, academic programs and communications between families and the district
  • She will also help the district gather information to decide on closures, consolidations and changes to schools

 

More info: https://www.austinmonitor.com/stories/2019/06/austin-isd-school-board-ap...

 

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