Equity in education opportunities


Additional Information

Establish strategic direction for the educational priorities of the Black Collective by focusing on: 

  • Teacher effectiveness
  • Local school boards
  • Superintendent effectiveness
  • Parental engagement
  • Community support
  • Student academic achievement

Leadership: David Scott, Lester Pogue, Jonathan Johnson, Lyle Quasim,

Wayne Williams

Stakeholders: NAACP, Tacoma School District, Vibrant Schools, Black Education Strategy Round Table, University Place School District, Superintendent of Public Instruction, The Evergreen College, Tacoma Ministerial Alliance, Tacoma Urban League, Greek Fraternal Organizations, Puyallup, Franklin-Pierce, Clover Park, Steilacoom and Bethel School Districts, Elizabeth Wesley Youth Merit Incentive Program, Clover Park Technical, Bates Technical and Tacoma Community Colleges. Broadway Center for the Performing Arts, University of Washington, University of Puget Sound.