The Equity podcast series highlights school districts who are currently developing an equity-focused education practice as well as pressing issues concerning the equity space. Visit Keystone Education Radio for all episodes. Listen to the latest episodes in the series below.

Progression Towards Equity
How does equity become the lens through which all aspects of the educational experience are filtered? And why is this essential for the K-12 education system? Addressing the gaps of opportunity and supports for students goes beyond a checklist and may seem insurmountable. Tune-in for insights from guests, Dr. Terrance Green (University of Texas at Austin) and Dr. Sonya Horsford (Columbia University) who are part of today’s discussion with host, Dr. Heather Bennett.

Brown v. Board of Education: 65 years later
A landmark 1954 Supreme Court case, now 65 years since—what have been the impacts and progress? The case and surrounding events are considered to be one of the cornerstones of the civil rights movement that helped establish the precedent that separate-but-equal education and other services were not in fact equal. Tune in for this episode to hear a discussion between host, Dr. Heather Bennett, director of equity services for PSBA, and Dr. Erica Frankenberg, associate professor of education for Penn State.