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"How Students of Color Confront Impostor Syndrome" (10.5 minutes)

As a black woman from a tough part of the Bronx who grew up to attain all the markers of academic prestige, Dena Simmons knows that for students of color, success in school sometimes comes at the cost of living authentically. Now an educator herself, Simmons discusses how we might create a classroom that makes all students feel proud of who they are. "Every child deserves an education that guarantees the safety to learn in the comfort of one's own skin," she says.

DHS PTA presents: "The Gap Year: Taking Time to Maximize Your Future"

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Davis High School PTA Presents- The Gap Year; Taking Time to Maximize Your Future

Featuring a Panel of Gap Year alumni

Presented by Ethan Knight,  founder of American Gap Association

Special thanks to the DaVinci High School Boosters for helping sponsor this event.