Perspective

The story of this Charlotte high school tells a larger tale

About the author

Ross Danis is the president of MeckEd, a Charlotte based non-profit dedicated to ensuring access to educational opportunity for all children in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.   Dr.  Danis’ service as a teacher, staff developer, school principal, curriculum director, foundation executive, university dean, and non-profit leader, is fueled by his abiding belief in the power of public education to transform lives.