STC’s Executive Chair Michael Druckman, Director of Communications & Marketing Stephanie Ann Whited, and Executive Director of Schools That Can Chicago Jennifer L. Husbands, Ph.D. chatted with Tom Vander Ark at about STC’s history, network of urban schools, and the upcoming STC Forum.

“Our official kickoff was in NYC at our first conference, the STC National Forum, now in its 10th year. We think K-12 educators from STC are thought leaders, so at our Forum each year, we feature them alongside speakers such as Cory Booker, Geoffrey Canada, Angela DuckworthJoel Klein, Clayton M. Christensen, and Howard Fuller. The success of our Forums confirm valuable innovations are taking place inside urban schools, and high-quality practices can be shared and implemented across school sectors.”

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