Southeast Seattle Education Coalition

SEED (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity) Group 2019 – Seeking Volunteers

Last Updated: 11.28.18 – Spaces Still Available Seeking Volunteers for SEED is a peer-led professional development program that promotes personal, organizational, and societal change towards greater equity and diversity by creating conversational communities. Twice a month for six months, SEED participants will use personal reflection and testimony, interpersonal dialogue, and learn experientially and collectively to … Read more…

SESEC FY18 Accomplishments

Southeast Seattle Education Coalition (SESEC) FY18 Accomplishments Through April 2018, SESEC accomplished the following SESEC held is monthly coalition meetings with presenters on, for example, the following topics: Best Starts of Kids McCleary Decision Support for Indigenous People PTSA Equity Project Launched the 4th and 5th cohorts in SESEC’s Advocacy and Policy Cohort (APC). Through … Read more…

Advocacy and Policy Cohort #5 – Seeking Community Volunteers, Non-profit Leaders and Parents

Are you looking for a meaningful way to help address educational equity disparities in SE Seattle? Do you want to learn how to understand and use data, learn about policy analysis, develop leadership skills or be a more effective advocate? Do you want to help narrow the opportunity and achievement gaps for SE Seattle students? … Read more…

Letter to the Seattle School Board regarding Superintendent Search Process

On Friday, 26 January a group of 36 community members, parents/caregivers, and education leaders from over 30 organizations submitted a letter to the Seattle School Board asking them to slow down or postpone their superintendent search process. The letter is below. If you would like to send your own note expressing your thoughts you can … Read more…

2018 SESEC Meetings and Events

Updated 2018.11.28 Special SESEC Events & Events Month | Day Topic/Speaker February 8  Our Speakers, Our Voices, Our Strength  June 16  SESEC Summit: Making Our Own Histories  September 25  Community Conversation w/ Superintendent Juneau | 6-8 p.m. | ACRS  October 20  Growing Democracies for Racial Justice | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Rainier Avenue Church SESEC Coalition … Read more…

Equity and Equality in Education Speakers Series Planning Committee

The Equity and Equality in Education project by SESEC is a set of events and activities designed to engage SE Seattle in the development of policy and programming recommendations to close the achievement and opportunity gaps faced by SE Seattle students. Ultimately the project will promote SESEC’s priorities around changing school culture, parent/caregiver engagement, strengthening … Read more…