When 20-year-old Shay Estelle transferred to Woodward Academy, her arrival continued a trend she was very familiar with. Her enrollment at the Atlanta private school became her fourth time being the “new kid” in school. She attended Whitefield Academy until sixth grade and spent seventh grade at Killian Hill Christian School. Grades eight to 10 were at Woodward. She studied abroad for 11th grade then returned to Woodward to graduate high school.
On her road to becoming the first woman head coach for a varsity esports program in Texas, Kaitlin Teniente credits her success to good fortune and active networking. But becoming a successful esports coach and maintaining that status requires specific, behind-the-scenes skills that viewers do not typically see.
If journalists are continuing to lose jobs covering injustices at local levels, who will be there to hold people in power accountable? Especially Black Journalists.