KIPP MA Executive Director and Families Featured in WBUR Piece

KIPP MA – February 11th, 2021 – KIPP MA Executive Director Rhonda “Nikki” Barnes and two KIPP Academy Boston families members were featured in a WBUR piece by Carrie Jung titled, “As Boston Schools Reopen, Many Parents Still Opt For Remote Learning.”

The piece, which includes a conversation with Boston Public Schools Superintendent Brenda Cassellius, highlights why some families are still opting out of in person learning. Rhonda “Nikki” Barnes speaks to our co-authorship with families when making decisions about reopening, which prioritizes the health and well-being of our students and families first.

Listen and read the full piece here: https://www.wbur.org/edify/2021/02/11/parent-return-hesitancy#_=_