SPEAKER PREVIEW: Stella Flores

Today is the day! It’s the first full day of NPEA’s National Conference, and we’re thrilled to welcome close to 475 educational access professionals from around the country. The afternoon will kick off with a speech from Stella Flores, one of the three keynote speakers. Get to know her below! “Ask me what works,” reads Stella Flores’s Twitter…

SPEAKER PREVIEW: Christopher Emdin

This week, the National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) will welcome nearly 475 educational access professionals to its annual conference. Over the next few days, we’ll introduce you to the three keynote speakers who will share their insights and expertise with conference attendees. First up: Christopher Emdin, who will discuss his recent book: For White Folks Who Teach in the…

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2017 Award for Excellence in Educational Access

National Partnership for Educational Access and Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Announce Call for Nominations: 2017 Award for Excellence in Educational Access BOSTON, MA – January 31, 2017 – The National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) and the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation are pleased to accept nominations for the 2017 NPEA/Cooke Foundation Award for Excellence in…

Event Highlight: Supporting Social-Emotional Health for Underrepresented Students

On Tuesday, November 1, the National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA, an initiative of The Steppingstone Foundation) co-hosted a Boston Regional Event with local NPEA member, The Roxbury Latin School (RL). The gathering sought to address supporting social-emotional health for underrepresented students. Individuals from local schools and community-based organizations joined NPEA and Roxbury Latin to…

NPEA Conference A Success!

The National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) annual conference has been called the “gold standard” by one educational leader, and this year’s conference was no exception! On April 27-29, more than 375 educators from across the country convened in Baltimore to network, share best practices, and learn from each other at NPEA’s 8th annual conference,…