Racial Equity Council

Through the Racial Equity investment area, NewSchools is investing $1.5 million in innovators with bold ideas to alleviate racial inequities in education. Instead of a traditional grantmaking approach, this is the council, comprised of parents, students, and education innovators, making the decisions.

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Ashle’ Tate

Ashle’ Tate

Education Leader

Ashle’ hails from Denver, Colorado and brings experience teaching English Language Arts to students in grades 5-12 and a passion for providing equitable opportunities and education to students of color. During her undergraduate years at Colorado State University-Fort College, she had the opportunity to work with various schools across the state, earning certificates in restorative justice and youth-participatory action research. Ashle’ has a master’s in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from Howard University. She now works for Generation Teach as a Director of Denver Programs.

“I hope that I will get the opportunity to build relationships with incredible people who are doing this work, are impacted by this work, and are invested in this work.”