Schools That Can Newark’s Executive Director, Erin Sweeney, wrote a First Person piece for Chalkbeat on culturally-relevant real-world learning. Read more here!

“Our current generation of young people is the most diverse in history. Culturally relevant, real-world learning empowers them to be effective decision-makers, designers, inventors, and communicators. It allows them to see how subjects like trigonometry and chemistry are important to their future careers and to their communities.”