Racial Equity Resource Guide


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40 Resources found.

Start With Us: Black Youth in South King County & South Seattle

This report examines the systemic issues that affect the educational experience for Black youth.


Tagged with: Education

Holistic Strategies for Undocumented Student Equitable Success Across Higher Education

In this essay, Ruben Elias Canedo Sanchez and Meng L. So share the history and development of the Undocumented Student Program at the University of California, Berkeley.


Tagged with: Media and Communications, Research for Action, Racial Healing, Education, Immigration, Articles

Undocumented Students, College Access, and 2016 Election

This webinar assists education professionals in addressing the uncertainty of the 2016 election while continuing to support undocumented and DACAmented students on the path to a college degree


Tagged with: Media and Communications, Racial Healing, Education, Immigration, Videos

American Promise

A documentary 13 years in the making, American Promise provides a rare look into the lives of two middle class black families as they embark on parenting and educating their sons.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Health & Family, Videos

The Right to Dream, Promising Practices Improve Odds for Latino Men and Boys – A Report by Hispanics in Philanthropy

"The Right to Dream" gives examples of promising practices that create pathways for youths to want to stay in school, complete their education or training, and pursue successful careers, regardless of immigration status.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Immigration, Health & Family, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

Sustaining Public School Diversity – An Education Policy Brief by the Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights Under Law

This policy brief documents a student assignment system designed to create racially diverse public schools while satisfying constitutional requirements recently articulated by the Supreme Court.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Select Papers / Booklets

Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced, and Underprotected

The report Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected seeks to shine a spotlight on the various factors that direct girls of color down dead-end streets while obscuring their vulnerabilities.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

Eliminating Excessive and Unfair Exclusionary Discipline in Schools Policy Recommendations for Reducing Disparities

Created by the Discipline Disparities Research to Practice Collaborative and the Equity Project at Indiana University, this resource explores key policy recommendations to reduce disparities in school discipline.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

New and Developing Research on Disparities in Discipline

This brief describes findings from efforts by the Equity Project at Indiana University and new research from the Discipline Disparities Collaborative.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Articles

Implicit Bias and School Discipline Disparities

The “Implicit Racial Bias and School Discipline Disparities” report seeks to uplift implicit bias as a possible contributing factor to the racialized discipline disparities seen in K-12 education.


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Breaking the Rules: A Statewide Study of How School Discipline Relates to Students’ Success and Juvenile Justice Involvement

“Breaking the Rules: A Statewide Study of How School Discipline Relates to Students’ Success and Juvenile Justice Involvement” is a research report designed to improve policymakers’ understanding of who is suspended and expelled from public secondary schools and the impact of those removals on students’ academic performance and juvenile justice system involvement.


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Lessons in Racial Justice & Movement Building: Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline in CO and Nationally

Lessons in Racial Justice and Movement Building: Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline in Colorado and Nationally is a joint effort by Padres & Jóvenes Unidos (PJU) and Advancement Project to address excessively harsh and racially discriminatory school disciplinary procedures, which have proven to be endemic in public schools across the United States.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

State of Black America, 39th Edition

The State of Black America is the National Urban League’s seminal annual publication which has become one of the most highly anticipated benchmarks and sources for thought leadership around racial equality in America across economics, education, health social justice and civic engagement.


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State of the Black Family Poll

The survey provides a comprehensive perspective of black families, documenting viewpoints on a wide range of social, family and economic issues, drawing from a national sample of 1,005 African-American respondents to identify the leading issues confronting Black families.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

Discipline Disparities: Myths & Facts

This fact sheet provided by The Equity Project at Indiana University describes many of the most common claims about disciplinary disparities and what research actually says about them.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Education, Articles

Can “De-Biasing” Strategies Help to Reduce Racial Disparities in School Discipline?

“Can ‘De-Biasing’ Strategies Help to Reduce Racial Disparities in School Discipline?” summarizes the findings from various studies that suggest that implicit racial bias contributes to the differential treatment of children of color – particularly Black boys – in school settings.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Professional Development, Education, Articles

The Science of Equality Volume 1: Addressing Implicit Bias, Racial Anxiety, and Stereotype Threat in Education and Health Care

The Science of Equality Volume 1: Addressing Implicit Bias, Racial Anxiety, and Stereotype Threat in Education and Health Care, released in the fall of 2014, details social science research that can help make sense of the day-to-day dynamics of race and how race impacts our everyday lives.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

Teaching the Movement 2014: The State of Civil Rights Education in the United States

Teaching the Movement 2014 provides a national report card on the state of civil rights education in our country.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Select Papers / Booklets

“Why Do We Have to Talk About Race So Much?”

The article “Why Do We Have to Talk About Race So Much?,” provides a case study for how educators, parents, and students can come together to discuss topics that are generally avoided: bias, culture, race and stereotyping.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Articles

Utah’s Bilingual Boon

This article addresses the challenges of integrating Spanish-speaking students into English-speaking school districts and presents solutions to ensure high-quality education for all students.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Immigration, Articles

Black Male Achievement in Summer Learning

This issue brief describes how unequal access to summer opportunities affects black males, the racialized and gender-specific obstacles that compromise black children’s summer learning, and specific steps to address the issue.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Education, Health & Family, Articles

Creating System Change to Reduce Disparities in Discipline

The article Creating System Change to Reduce Disparities in Discipline offers best practices for implementing a system to reduces racial disparities in school discipline. The article also serves as a case study, detailing the fundamental aspects of achieving meaningful change in disciplining children in schools.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Articles

Alaska Native Dialogues on Racial Equity

This is a short YouTube video describing the steps the First Alaskans Institute and the Alaska Native Dialogues on Racial Equity project have taken in support of achieving greater racial equity in Alaska.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Videos

Pathways to Racial Healing and Equity in the American South: A Community Philanthropy Strategy

Championing community philanthropy as an approach to social change, in 2010 the Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy expanded its "Scholars in Residence" program with a new category of "Race and Equity" scholars designed to explore the connections between racism, systems inequity and community philanthropy.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Articles, Select Papers / Booklets

Moving the Race Conversation Forward

"Moving the Race Conversation Forward" is a two-part report by Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation that aims to reshape and reform the way we talk about race and racism in our country.


Tagged with: Media and Communications, Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Advocacy & Organizing, Immigration, Select Papers / Booklets

diversitydatakids.org

Explore hundreds of measures of child well-being and policy analysis from this website that reports on diversity, opportunity, and equity among U.S. children.


Tagged with: Research for Action, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family

Cracking the Codes: Race and Relationships in the 21st Century

This film challenges viewers to explore the systems that perpetuate inequity, what role they may themselves play in perpetuating those systems and thoughtful next steps.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family, Videos

Teaching Tolerance Project

The Southern Poverty Law Center, through its Teaching Tolerance Project, produces and distributes a wide range of resources, usually for free to teachers.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Videos

Maya Angelou

As a poet, educator, historian, best-selling author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist, producer and director, Maya Angelou traveled the world and spread her legendary wisdom.


Tagged with: Media and Communications, Racial Healing, Education, Health & Family, Articles, Books

The Tracing Center on Histories and Legacies of Slavery

The mission of the Tracing Center is to create greater awareness of the vast extent of complicity in slavery and the transatlantic slave trade and to inspire acknowledgement, dialogue and active response to this history and its many legacies.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Videos

CNN Presents: Black in America - The Black Woman & Family

The Black Woman & Family: Soledad O'Brien explores the varied experiences of black women and families and investigates the disturbing statistics of single parenthood, racial disparities between students and the devastating toll of HIV/AIDS.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Videos

CNN Presents: Black in America - The Black Man

The Black Man: CNN investigates the most critical issues and obstacles affecting African American men today, dispelling myths and taking a hard look at some disturbing statistics.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Videos

Julianne Hing

Julianne Hing is a reporter and blogger for ColorLines.com covering immigration, education, criminal justice and occasionally fashion and pop culture.


Tagged with: Media and Communications, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Immigration, Articles

Girlhood

Director Liz Garbus examines the disparate fates of two girls and their very different treatment at the hands of the juvenile justice system.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Videos

Can We Talk About Race? And Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation

Tatum believes that schools can be key institutions for forging connections across the racial divide.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Books

Zinn Education Project

The Zinn Education Project promotes and supports the use of Howard Zinn's best-selling book, A People's History of the United States and other materials for teaching a people's history in middle and high school classrooms across the country.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Books, Videos

The Trouble With Black Boys: And Other Reflections on Race, Equity, and the Future of Public Education

In "The Trouble With Black Boys", Pedro Noguera examines the many facets of race in schools and society and reveals what it will take to improve outcomes for all students.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Health & Family, Books

Everyday Antiracism: Getting Real About Race in School

In "Everyday Antiracism", leading educators deal with the most challenging questions about race in school, offering invaluable and effective advice.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Books

PBS

PBS is America's largest public media enterprise, and its member public television stations represent America's largest classroom. Its mission is to create content that educates, informs and inspires.


Tagged with: Media and Communications, Racial Healing, Addressing Laws, Policy and Justice, Education, Health & Family, Immigration, Videos

Teaching for Change

Teaching for Change operates from the belief that schools can provide students with the skills, knowledge and inspiration to be citizens and architects of a better world.


Tagged with: Racial Healing, Education, Videos

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