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    Trust your voice and your story
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    Peter Lorinser
    Elevating community voices for impact

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.
Antonio Pares
From the blog
By Leadership for Educational Equity

Antonio Parés jokes that he married LEE. From being a Policy & Advocacy Summer Fellow to being the spouse of one of LEE’s first employees — and a whole host of volunteering and programming in between — he’s gotten pretty close.

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