“The devastation of an empire begins in the hearts of the young, the astuteness of the adults, in the eyes of the old, but, essentially in the language of its citizens.”
         —Rory T. Edwards

It is well documented that minority students are not achieving at the rate of their white counterparts, and the gap is widening with each passing year. Rory Edwards, with over eighteen years experience in the non-profit and government sectors, has designed innovative programs and action plans for school communities to address the academic and social issues that contribute to the low achievement of minority students today. Edwards Educational Consulting, LLC, works with teachers and school leaders to formulate successful school models to implement proven methods that raise academic achievement.