WATCH: How America's public schools keep kids in poverty - Kandice Sumner

By Andrew Pillow

Schools are supposed to get children out of poverty. Is it possible that some schools actually make the problem worse? Kandice Sumner tackles this subject in her Ted Talk, How America's public schools keep kids in poverty.

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Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.