Join us this Saturday, when Erin Boggs, Executive Director of Open Communities Alliance, will discuss the connection between housing and education, new research on the importance of neighborhood, and solutions to promote equitable choices in housing that promote school integration. Ms. Boggs has worked on issues of equity, particularly in the context of housing, for […]
School-to-Prison Pipeline Have you heard recent news stories about children as young as six and eight years old being arrested and transported in police vehicles? Did you know that in December 2018 the Trump administration withdrew guidance created by the Obama administration in order to protect students of color from being more harshly disciplined than […]
In lieu of our regularly scheduled monthly meeting, The Advocates of Classical Magnet School and the Sheff Movement Coalition will host a special called meeting for an open dialogue about the current climate in Hartford-host magnet schools. For more information or to RSVP your attendance, please sent an email: email@example.com Come share your experience! Date: […]
Back to School-Back to Work! We spent the month of July 2019, working on planning for the upcoming school year. On Saturday, August 17, 2019, we’ll gather to discuss what’s on the agenda and how we may work together to accomplish these initiatives. You’re Invited to Join Us! Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019 Time: 10:00 […]
Implicit Bias Training The Kirwan Institute for the study of race and ethnicity, located at the Ohio State University, defines implicit bias as “attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, and decisions in an unconscious manner. These biases, which encompass both favorable and unfavorable assessments, are activated involuntarily and without an individual’s awareness or […]
Join us for the next meeting of the Sheff Movement Coalition Saturday, May 18, 2019 10:00 AM Non Profit Center 75 Charter Oak Ave, Hartford
Congresswoman Jahana Hayes of Connecticut’s 5th District will give a keynote speech addressing the critical fight for equity in education at this Saturday’s Sheff v. O’Neill 30th Anniversary Celebration! Rep. Hayes is Connecticut’s first black congresswoman and was the 2016 National Teacher of the Year. She is a lifelong educator who has traveled the country […]
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