Posts Tagged ‘Academia / Think Tank’

Call Me MISTER

Call Me MISTER aims to increase the diversity of available teachers, particularly among states’ lowest performing schools. The program identifies promising students and provides them with tuition assistance and academic and social support for enrolling in education programs. View the site >

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City University of New York, Black Male Initiative

City University of New York’s Black Male Initiative hosts speakers and conferences and establishes projects throughout its campuses to support the enrollment and retention of students form underrepresented groups. View the site >

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Journal of African American Males in Education

The Journal of African American Males in Education is a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to advancing research on African-American males in education. Articles are available on the web site free of charge. View the site >

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Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity

Established at Ohio State University, the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity uses a systems approach to study the causes and consequences of racial disparities and to conceive policy solutions. It investigates opportunity barriers, structural racialization, and communications and attitudes about race. View the site >

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NYU Steinhardt, Applied Research, Evaluation, and Policy Center

A division of the Metropolitan Center for Urban Education, the Applied Research, Evaluation, and Policy Center conducts research and evaluation on educational issues affecting Black boys. View the site >

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UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

The UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education bridges the university and nearby labor community, supporting low-wage workers and immigrants through research, education, and policy change. Its Los Angeles Black Worker Center advances economic justice for African-American workers. View the site >

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University of California, Los Angeles, Black Male Institute

The Black Male Institute’s goals are to provide reliable research, practical interventions, and effective programs to enrich the educational experiences and life chances of Black males. Led by Dr. Tyrone Howard, the BMI is a cadre of scholars, practitioners, community members, and policymakers. View the site >

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