As an educator, one of your greatest desires is to see your students succeed.
Though this is the ultimate goal, there are barriers to opportunity that exist for students throughout your school building. Join #EqualOpportunitySchools and a panel of expert educators as we engage in our two-part webinar series to discuss ways to reengage, reconnect with, and recenter students in the new year. Register here: https://bit.ly/33kj860
Barriers to Belonging Watch Now
Decoding Student Aspirations 2/16 @ 9 AM PST
Dr. Holly Karakos, Dr. Sasha Rabkin, Kim Thomas and Alison Gazarek of Equal Opportunity Schools will present: Mirrors, Not Microscopes: The Cues and Conditions of Belonging in AP at the College Board Forum 2021. This workshop will present the findings of one of the largest analyses of belonging in AP courses ever conducted. Using survey, demographic, and achievement data from over 90,000 students of color and low-income students in AP, Equal Opportunity Schools has developed a one-of-a-kind measure of the Cues, Experiences, and Conditions of Belonging.
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Awards Grant to Equal Opportunity Schools
The grant will allow Equal Opportunity Schools to continue pursuing its African American Male Initiative (AAMI), designed to improve its organizational impact on African American male student experience, belonging and access to academic success in advanced coursework.