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Achievement Gap Hurts Equality in Schools

Researchers say budget cuts to education are harming some students more than others.

Students face inequitable life circumstances that put them at risk for school failure. 33 more words

Cultural And/or Linguistic Diversity

Enforcement and Impact of School Discipline Policies

By Rosa Conrad

As I continue to address the concerns with zero tolerance policies and new disciplinary policies being implemented, a key issue is the students who are being affected. 534 more words

Rosa Conrad

Underrepresented Students in STEM

Cal Poly is known for its great engineering program. It’s also a very vigorous program that many students find extremely challenging, especially when dealing with all other areas of their lives. 434 more words

Cal Poly

Diversity Makes You Brighter - The New York Times

Diversity improves the way people think. Our findings show that diversity actually benefits everyone, minorities and majority alike.

Source: Diversity Makes You Brighter – The New York Times


Teacher Workshops — Upstander Project

The Upstander Project is a comprehensive documentary and educational outreach project created and based in Boston. Our films, learning resources, and teacher workshops serve as an entry point to conversations about unexamined events in social history and teach students to source and contextualize materials while they explore the meaning and merit of forgiveness, reconciliation, and upstanding.

Source: Teacher Workshops — Upstander Project


Study highlights inner struggles of African-American students | Inside Higher Ed

Simmons said he hopes the results of the study may change the ways that universities are “engaging” African-American students, as well as their families. He said university administrators are ultimately responsible for making this happen. 55 more words