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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

Shanize Byrd joined the Community Organizing Fellowship, a paid, full-time opportunity to build power and make change with a high-impact community organizing network or organization at locations nationwide, and hit the ground running with her work at Together Baton Rouge.

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