"Bertie Simmons is a force for transforming education into a more equitable, engaging opportunity"
Bertie Simmons is a force for transforming education into a more equitable, engaging opportunity for all students to find out who they are and who they can become. This book is a combination of a memoir that tells us the backstory of what drives her passion and the incredible accomplishments that she has done on behalf of students in Houston, TX. After reading this book, you will be inspired to reflect on your own backstory and how you can lift yourself to new actions to work on behalf of the future of all of our children.
- Bena Kallick, Ph.D, Author and Co-Director of the Institute for Habits of Mind