Garris Stroud

Garris Landon Stroud is a teacher from Greenville, Ky., and a featured contributor to Brightbeam, a national education advocacy network.


The Legislature needs to make diversity of the teaching corps a priority

By: - September 15, 2020

In the wake of the pandemic, the resulting budget crisis and now the civil unrest in Minneapolis and beyond, the question of which agencies and programs should be funded looms over Minnesota like storm clouds. But there’s one unassailable investment that should be on every leader’s mind right now: Recruiting more teachers of color to […]