BLACK CHILDREN CONTINUE TO BE PUSHED OUT OF AMERICAN SCHOOLS DURING PANDEMIC

In May 2020, amid the twin pandemics of COVID-19 and racial unrest spurred by…


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What is a Fragile Community?

The Center for Advancing Opportunity (CAO) is committed to listening to and…


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Do #BlackLivesMatter in Schools?

A growing body of researchers have identified the intersection between…


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What Will Your Research Legacy Be?

Webinar: Framing and Maintaining a Research Agenda focuses on the steps…


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Virtual suspensions. Mask rules. More trauma.

Schools across the country have promised that they will focus on addressing…


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Education Beyond the Classroom

The biggest obstacle in providing for our youth — especially those from fragile…


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Research Brief: Models of Success

This Project looks at the role of HBCU STEM faculty supporting student success.…


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Student Debt: An Overlooked Barrier to Increasing Teacher Diversity

On average, Black teachers earn $2,700 less per year than white teachers, and…


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Disaggregating Data By Race Allows for More Accurate Research

In God we trust. All others must bring data. -W.E. Deming Diversity is a…


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Building A Pipeline of HBCU Scholars Helps to Decolonize Research

Webinar: Framing and Maintaining a Research Agenda focuses on the steps…


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Effective Strategies to Impact Policies and Practices for School Change

The greatest barrier I have encountered in teacher-leadership is the…


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Don’t Say Nothing

As educators we (sometimes unknowingly) step into roles of advocate, caretaker,…


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U.S. Library of Congress Offers Free Resources to Support K-12 Education

Parents, students, and educators are urged to learn about all of the free…


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Post Doctorate Researcher Britany Gatewood, Ph.D. Joins Center for Educational Opportunity

Dr. Brittany Gatewood has been hired by Albany State University Center for…


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Culturally Relevant Education in Tribal Settings

First, some facts: most teachers are white. In Montana, if you are teaching…


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Black Research Matters: HBCUs Research Roles, Resources and Responsibilities

Now more than ever, #BlackResearchMatters, particularly at the nation’s HBCUs.…


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America’s Fragile Communities: Valuing A College Education, But Doubting They Have Access To It

People living in America’s most fragile communities place a high value on a…


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Black Homeschooling Is A Choice

In some circles, homeschooling has been controversial in the Black community…


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