Kelly Trsek is a student at the University of Washington, where she is studying history, German and mathematics. After getting a Master’s in Teaching, she hopes to join the Peace Corps and then become a teacher. She plans on working to make education equitable for all children in America.
James Pierpont Comer, a leading black child psychiatrist and educational reformer, was born into a working class family in East Chicago, Indiana on September 25, 1934. Although his parents, Maggie and Hugh Comer, had little education themselves, they strongly supported their children’s education. All five … Read MoreJames P. Comer (1934- )