BARR receives local and national recognition for their impactful stories about educators and students across the United States. Learn more about BARR’s stories and how to connect with us to share the important work that is happening in each district.

Media Coverage

BARR is continually highlighted by local and national media outlets for its transformational results in schools.

BARR Stories

The BARR team is committed to sharing the impressive results that are happening every day with students and educators. Each team member plays an important role in taking a behind-the-scenes look at the positive change the BARR model is having on students’ and educators’ lives. 

Press Releases

Browse recent stories that have been shared with the press about the many ways BARR is helping ensure each and every student succeeds. 

Media Resources

Find additional resources sharing BARR’s transformative story

Contact Us

For media inquiries, please contact BARR’s Communications Manager Ariana Miron at For additional inquiries, please reach out to Stefan Pollack and Emily Frumberg at


Recent Stories

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Addiction Alliance of Georgia Launches Prevention Collaborative in Atlanta School

South Atlanta High Becomes First BARR School in Georgia BARR Center (Building Assets, Reducing Risks) and the Addiction Alliance of Georgia—a unique collaboration …

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BRIGADE Highlights BARR’s Impact on Students

BRIGADE, a branding and design firm, recently highlighted their work in helping BARR share this proven fact: Data Matters! Last fall, BRIGADE launched …

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Relationships – Still – Rule

If attendees walked away with one important takeaway from BARR Center’s event featuring speaker, author, and California Teacher of the Year Alex …

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The Transformational Power of Data

Presenting at the College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University’s Community Engagement Day BARR’s Founder and Executive Director Angela Jerabek recently enjoyed …

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A Message from BARR’s Founder & Executive Director Music brings me joy and inspiration. I received my Bachelors in Music Education and I …

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