About Adzua

Adzua Agyapon is running for Atlanta’s school board because she knows firsthand that the chance to move ahead in life depends on getting an excellent education. As a child growing up in NYC public housing, this was a mantra that resonated with her daily life. Adzua worked hard, and was fortunate to have attended and graduated from Yale University. She wants to ensure that all students receive a quality education that gives them the ... Read More

Why I'm Running

When I was eight years old, my mother was faced with one of the most difficult decisions a young parent could make. She believed that schooling was the key to improving our quality of life and escaping the cycle of poverty. Unfortunately, the cost of a private school education proved prohibitive for a single parent without a college degree, and in my New York City neighborhood attending public school was no... Read More