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"We need you, and we need you to run for office.”

“If you’re someone who’s an educator, if you’re a parent, if you’re someone who’s had experience with English-language learners, with special education — we need you, and we need you to run for office.”

— Tara Murphy Beardsley, member, Malden School Committee, Ward 5

Take a look at the story of LEE member Tara Murphy Beardsley, an elected member of the Malden School Committee in Massachusetts.

With help from LEE, Tara won her seat and is now serving as a voice for students in her community. ​


Leadership for Educational Equity works with LEE members like these to provide coaching through an individualized curriculum of competencies to get them ready to become powerful elected leaders.

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