TNTP CEO Tequilla Brownie Announced as a Featured Speaker at SXSW EDU 2022


SXSW EDU today announced new featured speakers for its 2022 conference, including Dr. Tequilla Brownie, CEO of the nationally-renowned education policy and advocacy organization TNTP. In leading this $100 million organization, Dr. Brownie seeks to disrupt racial inequities so that all kids—especially young Black and brown students—can succeed. Learn from Dr. Brownie in this discussion with UT African Studies department chair and Austin school boardmember Dr. Kevin Michael Foster, on March 8, 2022, at 12:30 CT, as they discuss ways to break barriers so that all kids can succeed.

Imali Ariyarathne, seventh-grade teacher at Langston Hughes Academy, stands in front of her students while introducing them to the captivating world of science

Imali Ariyarathne, seventh-grade teacher at Langston Hughes Academy, introduces her students to the captivating world of science.

About TNTP

TNTP is the nation’s leading research, policy, and consulting organization dedicated to transforming America’s public education system, so that every generation thrives.

Today, we work side-by-side with educators, system leaders, and communities across 39 states and over 6,000 districts nationwide to reach ambitious goals for student success.

Yet the possibilities we imagine push far beyond the walls of school and the education field alone. We are catalyzing a movement across sectors to create multiple pathways for young people to achieve academic, economic, and social mobility.

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