DALLAS VOICE interviewed dfw executive director, emily nolen ABOUT WHY LGBT INCLUSION IS SO IMPORTANT

At a time when the public education system appears to be at a crossroads, we are working to create career teachers who are better equipped to meet the challenges of teaching in urban schools. Recruiting LGBT teachers for our rigorous program is an integral part of reaching that goal. Emily Nolen, Executive Director for Urban Teachers, discusses our program and inclusion of LGBT people as part of our effort to help #students see teachers that look and feel and sound like them. Read the full article.