When demonstrating equity in action, our educators affirm and appreciate our students' diverse
cultures, identities, talents, abilities, languages and interests. We especially applaud these 10 APS
school leaders and teachers, our 2021 Equity Champions. They work hard each day to ensure every
child receives the necessary opportunities and resources to meet their unique needs and
In early May 2021, we surprised each with a bouquet of balloons and a check for $1,500 to launch
an equity-focused project or initiative at their school or in their classroom.
Please read below to learn more about why they were selected.
Our full list of winners and their respective school names is outlined below.