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Brett Grant

Brett Grant

Brett Grant is the director of research and policy at Voices for Racial Justice. He earned a doctorate degree in education policy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research focuses on holistic education in K-12 schools. He is interested in the education of the whole child and in how students define and practice their own learning.

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Legislature failed to enact key racial equity measure | Opinion

By: , and - July 20, 2021

Public policy is a powerful tool for justice. It drives regional, state and federal investments that impact communities and the economy. When racial equity and economic inclusion are not prioritized and considered with intention in policymaking, the result is often inequitable policies, a loss in economic growth, and harmful impacts to Black, Indigenous, Latino and […]