It's helpful to look at the history of the PTA as it aligns with the history of segregation in America. As PTA leaders and members today, we can look at the past, learn from it, and do the uncomfortable work to change it. The below slide is from the presentation "Partnering with Parents for Racial Justice" by Mike Woltz and Corey Haynes.
Knowing the structural racism inherent in the PTA's history, how do we work to make sure the PTA and its leadership truly reflect the school's population?
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