Co-Signers of our Shared Call to Action: Diversifying the Teaching Workforce

Educators, leaders, and allied organizations have joined forces to make a very clear and public statement: Increasing diversity in our teaching workforce cannot wait. See a growing list of supporters who have added their names to our shared Call to Action to show solidarity and join the cause below.

Individuals

  • Tiffany M., Hartford, Connecticut

  • Omar A., Alhambra, California

  • Renee B., Brooklyn, New York

  • Christopher E., Brooklyn, New York

  • Isaiah P., Brookline, Massachusetts

  • Nathaniel M., Brooklyn, New York

  • Titus O., New York, New York

  • Vicki G., Hartford, Connecticut

  • Teddi K., New York, New York

  • Jeimee E., Los Angeles, California

  • Rob H., Baltimore, Maryland

  • Catherine T., Taunton, Massachusetts

  • Oneida C., Dorchester, Massachusetts

  • Kara M., Los Angeles, California

  • Brooke S., New Haven, Connecticut

  • Rose H., Brooklyn, New York

  • Andreana T., New Haven, Connecticut

  • Bessie R., Chicago, Illinois

  • Carla S., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Chris H. Brooklyn, New York

  • Liz W., Brooklyn, New York

  • Audrey S., MPLS, Minnesota

  • Kate H., Minneapolis Minnesota

  • Veronica G., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Cara F., New York City, New York

  • Charlotte V., Bronx, New York

  • Holly K., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Milroy S., Bronx, New York

  • Mayra B., Chicago, Illinois

  • Nicole G., Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

  • DR Paul M., SR., San Bernardino California

  • Laquita D., Saint Paul Minnesota

  • Tyler D., Washington, District of Columbia

  • Sarah A., Brooklyn, New York

  • Sarah C., Chicago, Illinois

  • Anne T., Medford, New Jersey

  • Evan S., Brooklyn, New York

  • Rosario Q., New York, New York

  • Kristin K., New York, New York

  • Elizabeth T., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Venita C., Chicago, Illinois

  • Oudete T., Chicago, Illinois

  • Kinshasa N., New York, New York

  • Shifra A., Chicago, Illinois

  • Marie-T., Chicago, Illinois

  • Caroline M., Brooklyn, New York

  • Maggie B., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Matthew G., New York, New York

  • Julia M., Chicago, Illinois

  • Ana C., Chicago, Illinois

  • Al F. Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Laura A., Chicago, Illinois

  • Mike L., Bronx, New York

  • Lillian B., Washington, District of Columbia

  • Mary K., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Khusaba S., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Lynn D., Chicago, Illinois

  • Matthew K., Downers, Grove Illinois

  • Anne M., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Maribel M., Chicago, Illinois

  • Keira Q., Addison, Illinois

  • Maria-Renee G., Saint Peter, Minnesota

  • Tanya J., Chicago, Illinois

  • Steven A., Los Angeles, California

  • Alison F., Chicago, Illinois

  • Jennie H., San Francisco, California

  • Ife D., Staten Island, New York

  • Ashley M., Chicago, Illinois

  • Maggie B., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Ann R., Naperville, Illinois

  • George R., Needham, Massachusetts

  • Roger D., Gardena, California

  • Catherine S., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Monica J., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Ariel T., Kew Gardens, New York

  • Tilda S. Farmington, Connecticut

  • Ernestine S., Bridgeport, Connecticut

  • Valerie G., Brooklyn, New York

  • Arthur E., Brooklyn, New York

  • Danielle S., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Brandi B., Los Angeles, California

  • Devin E., Chicago, Illinois

  • Carol S., South Pasadena, California

  • Naomi C., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Liz L., Boston, Massachusetts

  • Daniela M., Dorchester, Massachusetts

  • Patrick C., Bronx, New York

  • Deb A., Junction, Vermont

  • Alan U., Bronx, New York

  • Stacy M., Chicago, Illinois 

  • Shavon F., New York

  • Rosie A., California

  • Erika B., Bronx. New York

  • Gianluis R., Bronx, New York

  • Lisa Q., L.A., California

  • Daniel P., New York

  • Kadie H., Edgewater, Florida

  • Christie E., Washington, District of Columbia

  • LaMar B., Ripley, Tennessee

  • Belinda M., Dyersburg, Tennessee

  • Zyretha L., Windsor, Connecticut

  • Lashunda R., Ripley, Tennessee

  • Hattie C., Ripley, Tennessee

  • Shaleem G., Brooklyn, New York

  • Angela M., Ripley, Tennessee

  • Victor G., Bronx, New York

  • Keena H., Stamford, Connecticut

  • Bridget G., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Betty G., Chicago, Illinois

  • Justtin W., Chicago, Illinois

  • Milandria W., Chicago, Illinois

  • Anthony R., Yonkers, New York

  • Ryan P., New York, New York

  • Adrianne S., Moraga, California

  • Travonnie M., Lawrenceville, Georgia

  • Sheila J., Brockton, Massachusetts

  • ​Adam D., Brooklyn, New York

  • Renee Z., Winnetka, Illinois

  • Mikkel S., Grayslake, Illinois

  • Antissia H., Ripley, Tennessee

  • Sharlee C., Little Rock, Arkansas

  • Alison F., New York, New York

  • Abbie F., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Lyeah G., Los Angeles, California

  • Sara C., New York, New York

  • Allie E., Chicago, Illinois

  • Jessica F., Brooklyn, New York

  • Janine V., Bronx, New York

  • Mimi B., Brooklyn, New York

  • Amy B., Bronx, New York

  • Virginia W., New Haven, Connecticut

  • Maritza C., Yonkers, New York

  • Rebecca M., Bronx, New York

  • Wilfred G., Brooklyn, New York

  • Craig W., New York, New York

  • Phyllis P., Laurelton, New York

  • Eli L., New York, New York

  • Clarissa A., Westbury, New York

  • Waltrina K., New Haven, Connecticut

  • Tracey M., Hamden, Connecticut

  • Juanita N., Chicago, Illinois

  • Monique S., Chicago, Illinois

  • Constance C., Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Winnie W., Chicago, Illinois

  • Miguelina T., New York, New York

  • Charise R., Chicago, Illinois

  • Verna P., Los Angeles, California

  • Shelley C., New York, New York

  • Thomas L., Dayton, Ohio

  • Edie S., Chicago, llinois

  • Ramya S., San Jose, California

  • Consuelo G., Washington, District of Columbia

  • Ray T., San Antonio, Texas

  • Corey C., Baltimore, Maryland

  • Marah B., Denver, Colorado

  • Yolanda M,  Chicago, Illinois

  • Cherise B., New York, New York

  • Ondrea M.

  • Andrea G., Chicago, Illinois

  • Kathy H., Chicago, Illinois

  • Sokhnadiarra N., Brooklyn, New York

  • Alexis V., New York, New York

  • Margaret S., Staten Island, New York

  • Tamasia J.

  • Deanna K., Plainville, Connecticut

  • Doug G., New Mexico

  • Adelina A.

  • Adrian M., Cambria Heights, New York

  • Jeremy F., Massachusetts

  • Eric J., New York

  • Trudell S., Altadena, California

  • Michelle P., New York, New York

  • Ivan D., Chicago, Illinois

  • Mariana T., Hyde Park, Massachusetts

  • Carrie M., Portland, Oregon

  • Sandra L., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Julie W., Brooklyn, New York

  • Juan S., Brooklyn, New York

  • John Q., Chicago, Illinois

  • Matt Y., Chicago, Illinois

  • Sundarie J., Chicago, Illinois

  • Salvador B., Santa Monica, California

  • DeVaughn G., Bronx, New York

  • Guillermina M. Brooklyn, New York

  • Kahphira P., Chicago, Illinois

  • Alexhannah J., Cottage Grove, Minnesota

  • Nikole L., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Sasha G., Los Angeles, California

  • Christy J., Norwalk, Connecticut

  • Brandon W., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Alison C., Brooklyn, New York

  • Ryan B., Danbury, Connecticut

  • Erin D., Tomball, Texas

  • Kathleen L., Connecticut

  • Deneise J., Arverne, New York

  • Tim S., New York, New York

  • Rachael G., Glendale, New York

  • Kallie J., Chicago, Illinois

  • Marisa C., Los Angeles, California

  • Joshua C., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Danielle F., Yonkers, New York

  • Haley H., Los Angeles, California

  • Roxana D., Chicago, Illinois

  • Lichelle B., Hyde Park, Massachusetts

  • Ivy R., Chicago, Illinois

  • Sondra S., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Donna P., Stratford, Connecticut

  • Shirleen J., Chicago, Illinois

  • Toni C., Hamden, Connecticut

  • Hannah S., Suffield, Connecticut

  • Stephanie C., Marblehead, Massachusetts

  • Nasheline B., Everett, Massachusetts

  • Nathan R., Chicago, Illinois

  • Kaleel W., Uniondale, New York

  • Margaret K., South Boston, Massachusetts

  • David M., Stoughton, Massachusetts

  • Yolanda T., Chicago, Illinois

  • Chrystal T., Chicago, Illinois

  • Suzana A., Chicago, Illinois

  • Christina P., Randolph, Massachusetts

  • Craig F., Brooklyn, New York

  • Daisy S., Bronx, New York

  • Karla R., Brooklyn, New York

  • Matthew M., New York, New York

  • Yesenia C., Woodhaven, New York

  • Michael R., Chicago, Illinois

  • Maige B., New York, New York

  • Nisha D., New York, New York

  • Jennifer C., Chicago, Illinois

  • Jacob W., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Marina S., Los Angeles, California

  • Ronald P., Astoria, New York

  • David C., New York, New York

  • Kara K., Carmel, New York

  • Ilona N., Brooklyn, New York

  • Maulana D., Brooklyn, New York

  • Barbara M., Bronx, New York

  • Renika D., Chicago, Illinois

  • Jasmine B., Bronx, New York

  • Marie B., Massachusetts

  • Jose H., Chicago, Illinois

  • Susan C., Jamaica, Plain Massachusetts

  • Maurice R., Bronx, New York

  • Delores T., Chicago, Illinois

  • Mark T., New York, New York

  • Elysia P., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Duane R., Hartford, Connecticut

  • Francis M., New York, New York

  • Nadine O., Roxbury, Massachusetts

  • Nilufar R., Chicago, Illinois

  • Margot P., Bronx, New York

  • Paul M., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Hasani M., Brooklyn, New York

  • Jasmine H., Brooklyn, New York

  • Sherman I., Chicago, Illinois

  • Livia D., New York

  • Phyllis C., Chicago, Illinois

  • Miguel D., Chicago, Illinois

  • Dustin R., New Britain, Connecticut

  • Jen O., Bayside, New York

  • Dana M., Brooklyn, New York

  • Otis R., Brooklyn, New York

  • M W., Chicago, Illinois

  • Joey B., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Seth L., Los Angeles, California

  • Rosilyn C., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Stephanie W., Bronx, New York

  • Brendan S., Los Angeles, California

  • Day S., Los Angeles, California

  • LaVita E., Chicago, Illinois

  • Robin D., New York, New York

  • Marieke T., New York, New York

  • James R., Massachusetts

  • Kate W., Washington, District of Columbia

  • Katrina J., Chicago, Illinois

  • Susan Wambugu Chicago Illinois

  • Ben M., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Laura M., East Boston, Massachusetts

  • Kris H., Arvada, Colorado

  • Sharonya S., Chicago, Illinois

  • Joyce H., Brooklyn,  New York

  • Daniel S., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Margarita A., West Haven, Connecticut

  • Jennifer S., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Bertha G., Chicago, Illinois

  • Nicole P., Bronx, New York

  • Shirley M., Chicago, Illinois

  • Donna F., Chicago, Illinois

  • Amy M., Oswego, Illinois

  • Sherice F., Chicago, Illinois

  • Nedjra M., Bronx, New York

  • Cristina S., Chicago, Illinois

  • Ajanee D., Dorchester, Massachusetts

  • Ndeye N., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Blerta B., Ridgewood, New York

  • Zandralyn G., Hartford, Connecticut

  • Russell P., Saint Paul, Minnesota

  • Clarinda H., Chicago, Illinois

  • Hyacinth Y, Hartford, Connecticut

  • Erika H., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Ruth G., Chicago, Illinois

  • Devani G., East Boston, Massachusetts

  • Danielle B., Brooklyn, New York

  • Miriam A., Chicago, Illinois

  • Donna A., Chicago, Illinois

  • Rita B., Chicago, Illinois

  • Paulette O., Brooklyn, New York

  • Andrea C., New Haven, Connecticut

  • Perenvilla H., Chicago, Illinois

  • Aman D., Hyattsville, Maryland

  • Kendra R., Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Abigail S., Baltimore, Maryland

  • Michael S., New Rochelle, New York

  • Stacy J., Lincoln, Rhode Island

  • Dorian C., Bronx, New York

  • Freeda P., Chicago, Illinois

  • Saroja W., Hyattsville, Maryland

Organizations

  • Center for American Progress
  • The Center for Black Educator Development
  • Data Quality Campaign
  • Deans for Impact
  • The Education Trust
  • Educators for Excellence
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • National Council on Teacher Quality
  • National Urban League
  • New America, Education Policy Program
  • Students for Education Reform
  • TEACH
  • Teach For America
  • Teach Plus
  • TNTP