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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

This month, we’re thrilled to feature Charli Cooksey, former elected St. Louis School Board member and the founder of WEPOWER. Charli shared her drive to activate community leaders, and it’s our pleasure to share her story here.

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