Episode 7: Critical Conversations – Inequities in the Time of COVID-19

By Nicole Biscotti & Melissa Sidebotham

In this episode, Nicole and Melissa talk with Evan Whitehead, District Administrator in Chicago and frequent panelist, Amber Coleman-Mortley, Director of social Engagement at iCivics and mom of three, Noella Bickel, Assistant Principal of Guidance in a large CA middle school, mom of two, and ADHD parent, and Shelly Vohra, PhD in Ed Tech, Educator/Coach/Consultant from Toronto, Canada. This panel with broad backgrounds and perspectives discusses the inequities that have always been there but have been laid bare during this time. They also discuss what can be done and lessons learned for the future.