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

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Recent Stories

South High School Prioritizes Student Success with BARR

BARR Center (Building Assets, Reducing Risks) is excited to announce South High School as the first BARR school in the state of …

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Angela Jerabek Discusses Leveraging Voice on Influential She Podcast

BARR’s (Building Assets, Reducing Risks) Founder and Executive Director Angela Jerabek recently joined Influential She Podcast Hosts Melody Schopp and Deb Soholt …

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Welcoming Students to the 2021-22 School Year

Educators in Minnesota, and across the country, are getting ready to welcome students back into the classroom for the 2021-22 school year. …

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BARR Team Presents at National Summit About Supporting School Communities

We are hearing “back to school” all around us, but national education leaders recently sat down to talk about what that actually …

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Improving Mental Health and Academic Interventions at Johnson Central High School

Administrators throughout the state recently gathered at the Kentucky Association of School Administrators Conference to connect, collaborate and strategize as they prepare …

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