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.
Wednesday Oct 27, between 1:25 and 2:10 PM EST.
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During these challenging times, we are dealing with a never-before-seen school environment, and we must create a new understanding of how our youth are best served. Both of these sessions are designed to provide tools and strategies essential to this purpose.
Disrupting Dehumanization and Affirming the Humanity of Boys and Young Men of Color and their Villages
Tuesday, July 21 at 9-11 a.m. Pacific/ Noon-2 p.m. Eastern
Dr. Rhonda Bryant, Co- Director of Forward Promise, will lead a thought-provoking presentation focused on the critical thinking and collective action essential to reclaiming the humanity and restoring the village of boys and young men of color.
Family, Community, and School Engagement
Thursday, August 6 at 9-11 a.m. Pacific/ Noon-2 p.m. Eastern
Dr. Karen Mapp, Senior Lecturer on Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Faculty Director of the Education Policy and Management Master’s Program. Dr. Mapp is the preeminent authority on family and community engagement.
Each session includes a Q & A session, interactive breakouts, and a solution-oriented implementation.
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Byron Garrett, CEO, Equal Opportunity Schools, has been invited to speak live with Recording Artist Niko Brim, via IG today (6.23.20) at 3:20pm (pacific)/6:20pm (eastern).
Niko has created a space for social impact leaders like him to connect about current events and key pillars, including community, education, wellness, business, and justice via his a special week-long IGTV and YouTube conversation series.
Watch via Instagram