The Florida Real Talk Coalition is comprised of leaders from from various advocacy, civil rights, education and community organizations from across the state of Florida who have united with one voice to advocate for education equity to help Black, Hispanic, English language learners, other-abled, low-income, and other underrepresented students succeed in school and have the opportunity to have a productive future.

Florida PTA Vice President for Leadership Development

Carolyn Nelson-Goedert is an education and social justice advocate and the Florida PTA Vice President for Leadership Development. Carolyn serves as the Co-Chair of the Real Talk Coalition for Education Equity, representing Florida PTA. She is the immediate Past Chair of the Urban League of Greater Miami Executive Committee. Volunteering on several National PTA committees, among them Membership,…

NAACP Miami-Dade Branch Education Chair

Dannie McMillon is a compassionate and dedicated advocate who is concerned about issues that affect the quality of life for children, youth and their families. She is on a mission to educate, empower and engage families.  She gained much of her experience through her PTA involvement at the local, County Council, State, and National PTA…