American Conference on Diversity Educators’ Institute: Closing the Gap Between Teachers & Students

Researchers from the Center for American Progress and the National Education Association recently found that although almost half of the students attending U.S. public schools are minorities, fewer than 1 in 5 have a teacher of color. As a result, an increasingly diverse student body can feel disconnected in the classroom. To help create more…

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60 Years After Brown v. Board of Education, the Need for Change Continues!

“Education is a principal instrument in awakening the child to cultural values, in preparing him for later professional training, and in helping him to adjust normally to his environment.” –U.S. Chief Justice Warren On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in Brown vs. Board of Education that state laws establishing “separate but…

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