Shine On!

REAL’s “Shine On” series spotlights educators, caregivers, staff, and students who are using their energy, creativity, and heart to build community and dismantle systemic racism in Northampton Public Schools and beyond. 

To date on our blog, we’ve featured Soledad Vargas, Mareatha Wallace, Jen Lucine, Sabrina Hopkins, Emma Martin, Amelia Durbin and Zara Usman, and Ed Stone. Drop us a note at if there’s someone whose shine you think we should spotlight!