Reclaiming Humanity in Trauma-Informed Classrooms

I have chosen to teach children who live in fragile communities for 19 years…


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Supporting Teacher Leadership in Fragile Communities

Our hope is to spread an infectious zeal for education with every community in…


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Birth-to-Five Literacy: Community Outreach and Advocacy

Literacy is the foundation for improving the lives of our students. To best…


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From Struggling Single Mom to Determined CEO Helping Women Break the Cycle of Poverty

Meet Rasheeda Shankle, a Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) graduate and…


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Diversifying the Teacher Pipeline

Dr. Erica DeCuir is an associate professor of Teacher Education at Albany State…


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Spotlight: The Center for Educational Opportunity at Albany State University

With many schools across the country returning to in-person learning, we are…


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Black History Month: 5 Facts About African Americans and Educational Opportunity

Black History Month is a time to celebrate the contributions that African…


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Ja’Ron Smith Participates in Supporting HBCUs Panel Discussion

This panelists, all proud graduates of Historically Black Colleges and…


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The Chantal and Tommy Bagwell Foundation Inc. Donates Charitable Gift

Albany State University Center for Educational Opportunity (ASU CEO) is the…


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Realizing the Gifts of All Children

From a Native American reservation to a special needs classroom in an urban…


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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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What Will Your Research Legacy Be?

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


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Education Beyond the Classroom

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


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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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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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