Denisha Merriweather: Black Minds Matter

Denisha Merriweather, Director of Public Relations and Content Marketing at the American Federation for Children, having previously served as the School Choice and Youth Liaison to the Secretary of Education, and the Founder of Black Minds Matter, joins us to dive into investing in the minds and souls of our nation’s communities.

How do we close historical gaps without gaslighting and pandering? How do we unify a nation while some seek to rip it apart? The tough questions are found in this episode of Teacher’s Lounge. 

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