In this professional development module, participants will consider how a system that aims to treat all students equally may contain elements that perpetuate inequity. Participants will also devise strategies to meet the needs of diverse student populations.
In this professional development module, participants examine how phenomena like "stereotype threat" and "the achievement gap" have roots in complex institutional and historical inequities. Participants will also recognize the important considerations and additional variables involved in academic achievement from an African-American perspective.
American Promise, directed by Joe Brewster and Michèle Stephenson, explores black male achievement and shines a light on the importance of parents, educators and community in the success of our young black men.