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SEF ATTENDS NEA FOUNDATION'S SALUTE TO EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION GALA

On Friday, February 7, 2020, SEF’s President and CEO Raymond Pierce and Director of Research and Policy Titilayo Tinubu Ali attended the NEA Foundation’s Salute to Excellence in Education Gala in Washington, D.C. The gala, hosted by John W. Marshall, son of Thurgood Marshall, honored 45 creative and dedicated public school educators from across the country and recognized Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond for her many years of commitment to education policy. A video recording of the live streamed event is available on the NEA Foundation’s website.

(L-R) John W. Marshall; Titilayo Tinubu Ali, Director of Research and Policy (SEF); Raymond Pierce, President & CEO (SEF)

(L-R) Titilayo Tinubu Ali, Director of Research and Policy (SEF); Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond, President and CEO of the Learning Policy Institute; Raymond Pierce, President and CEO (SEF)

(L-R) Tyrone Hendrix, Executive Director of Mississippi Association of Educators and former SEF SELI Fellow; Titilayo Tinubu Ali, Director of Research and Policy (SEF); Raymond Pierce, President and CEO (SEF)