Arthur Polly

Texas Policy Manager

Arthur Polly

Arthur is the Teach Plus Texas Policy Manager, managing state policy strategy and empowering teachers to have an impact on critical policy issues in Texas through the Texas Policy Fellowship and District based Fellowships.

Arthur began his career as a Policy intern for the Children’s Defense Fund, and later as an Urban Education Leaders intern with DC Public Schools. Not soon after graduating, Arthur joined Teach for America Houston where he spent four years teaching 8th grade Social Studies and championing educational equity. Before joining Teach Plus, Arthur worked as a district Multi-Tiered System of Supports manager—specializing in professional development, coaching, research, and project management. Arthur earned his Doctorate in Urban Educational Leadership and Social Policy from Morgan State University.