On MLK Day, let’s look beyond “I have a dream.” Let’s look at Dr. King’s growth. Let’s remember his last speech.

The story of Jimmy Galligan and Mimi Groves has gotten a lot of attention, especially the way the NY Times told it. Let’s think about this not as a story of individuals, but as a story of systems.

We work with school systems all the time to assess the current state of their equity practices. But what happens next? And what does the G.I. Joe Fallacy have to say about it?

Our work with Loudoun County, Virginia, has made national headlines. We think this is more than an of-the-moment news story, though. This is living history.