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  • Keun-woo Lee
    Keun-woo Lee
    Remembering our youngest learners in our fight for equity
  • Charlotte Nugent
    Charlotte Nugent
    Local leadership matters
  • Soham Sengupta
    Soham Sengupta
    Representation matters

Leadership for Educational Equity (LEE) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit leadership development organization working to end the injustice of educational inequity by inspiring and supporting a diverse set of leaders with classroom experience to engage civically and politically.

Our Mission
To inspire and support a diverse, enduring movement of leaders to engage civically within their communities to end the injustice of educational inequity.
Our Members
More than 30,000 current and former teachers with a deep passion for educational equity.
Our Vision
Every child in every community across the nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education.
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By Leadership for Educational Equity

When you grow up, seeing no examples of people who are like you can be damaging — particularly for our children who are struggling with their identity. It impacts you at your core. 

–  Rep. Daniel Hernandez (D-AZ)

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