Why the All-Ivy League Story Stirs Up Tensions Between African Immigrants and Black Americans
The story of the first generation Ghanian-American student accepted by all eight Ivy league schools is wonderful, but it also stirs up the tension between black Americans and recent African immigrants — especially when you describe him as "not a typical African-American kid."
Educational Leadership - Articles, Resources for Educators
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner. Our 175,000 members in 119 countries are professional educators from all levels and subject areas––superintendents, supervisors, principals, teachers, professors of education, and school board members.
Areas of expertise Education • Race and ethnicity Biography Richard Rothstein is a Distinguished Fellow of the Economic Policy Institute and a Senior Fellow (emeritus) at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. He is the author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, which recovers a…
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LIVINGSTON, Dr. J. Sterling 93, retired Harvard Business School Professor, entrepreneur and management consultant, died Sunday, February 14, 2010 in his residence surrounded by his loving family. He
Academics | Teachers College, Columbia University
Learn about academic programs, online programs, and continuing professional studies at Teachers College, the first, largest, and perennially among the top-ranked graduate schools of education in the country.
Mapping rent, income and other data in every American neighborhood
Maps of income, rent, and other social/economic data in U.S. neighborhoods. See the data on wealth, poverty, home loans, and more in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Miami, and your city.