Through CAAP, ETS advocates for solutions to issues in education equity and access. Particular focus is given to organizations whose missions focus on the African-American, Asian-Pacific Islander, Hispanic-American and Native-American communities — the four major groups for whom achievement and opportunity gaps are the greatest.
Examples of ETS's advocacy work includes collaborations with:
CAAP leads ETS in the commemoration of Black History Month, Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Hispanic Heritage Month and American Indian Heritage Month by hosting renowned speakers to discuss aspects of these cultures as they pertain to educational equity.
Over the years, ETS has welcomed a number of nationally recognized speakers, including: