Jun 15, 2020
About Julye Williams
Julye Williams leads First Book’s Accelerator - a division designed to shrink the time expertise from leading researchers and practitioners gets into the hands of educators serving students in under-resourced schools and programs. Julye began her career establishing free tutoring programs in New York City public schools, and went on to create the cultural exchange program, Global Youth Connect, to give students across continents exposure to one another. She later co-founded North Star Academy - Liberty Elementary in Newark, NJ that continues to educate 450 students annually. Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese, Julye holds an MBA from Florida A & M University.
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