Public Advocates Inc., a bold and highly-regarded civil rights law firm and advocacy organization, has an opening on its Education Equity Team for a Staff Attorney or Senior Staff Attorney, depending on experience. Our mission is to eradicate poverty and discrimination and promote thriving communities. For forty-six years Public Advocates has used a diverse set of legal and policy tools to achieve tangible legal victories and help low-income communities of color build their power to participate effectively in public decision-making.
Our Education Team’s work currently includes local and state advocacy to implement California’s new, more equitable school funding formula and ensure greater resource support for vulnerable students; advocacy to advance state and federal teacher quality reforms and accountability reforms, more broadly; and efforts to help build advocacy power among our grassroots community allies across the state. Visit our website to learn more about these focal areas of work.
Qualities expected of all Public Advocates staff include integrity, high professional standards, and commitment to progressive social change and working successfully with diverse colleagues, clients and community partners. This includes active participation in promoting healthy workplace culture through our organizational diversity initiative. We value cooperation, candor, flexibility, resilience, optimism, curiosity and sense of humor.
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Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area
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