Media Advisory: Free Community Event Will Highlight Child Trauma, Youth Alcohol and Substance Use, and Juvenile Justice

May 25th, 2017|

Event is geared at Educating and Empowering Parents and Concerned Citizens in Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) – The Institute for [...]

Statement from LaFonda Willis, IEEPE Founder & President, on “Is School Choice the Black Choice?”

October 7th, 2016|

“Is School Choice the Black Choice?” was the question on hand at a panel discussion in D.C. on Wednesday night [...]

Parliamentarian of Ward 5 Education Council, LaFonda Willis, on new DC Chancellor and areas of improvement for DC Public Schools

August 31st, 2016|

D.C. Chancellor Kaya Henderson will be leaving her job at the end of September and the administration of D.C. Mayor [...]

NAACP DC Education Chair, LaFonda Willis, seeks support for Black boys

February 27th, 2016|

The NAACP-DC Education Committee seeks to partner with Black community organizations and men of color to launch the “Boys of Color Mentoring [...]

LaFonda Willis, BBA, MA, MAT, Life Changer of the Year Nominee

January 12th, 2016|

Position: Dean School: LaSalle Backus Education Campus School District: District of Columbia Public Schools City, State: Washington, District of Columbia [...]

NAACP DC Education Chair, LaFonda Willis, on Firing of Howard University Middle School Teachers

February 4th, 2015|

The NAACP DC Branch is investigating the firing of the teachers at the Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and [...]