Category Archives: Conferences & Events

Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings in Oakland | March 8, 2012

We are pleased to co-sponsor this event with the Mills College School of Education, Center for Urban Schools and Partnerships. The Center for Urban Schools and Partnerships presents their year-long series: Preparing Educators and Youth in a Racist World. Dr. … Continue reading

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‘American Teacher’ Documentary

We are a proud partner of the new documentary American Teacher by the Teacher Salary Project, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that grew out of the New York Times bestselling book Teachers Have It Easy by journalist and teacher Daniel Moulthrop, co-founder … Continue reading

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Christopher Edley on structural racialism

At the UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy yesterday we attended the Race and Policy Symposium put on by the Students of Color in Public Policy. It was a very interesting and well organized event with many good panelists, … Continue reading

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Hugh Vasquez Interview: What is Transformative Equity Leadership?

National Equity Project Senior Associate Hugh Vasquez was interviewed on the University of Colorado Intersections Radio program as part of their lead-up to theTwelfth Annual White Privilege Conference (WPC) in Minneapolis April 13-16, 2011, title “This Land is Whose Land? … Continue reading

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Individualism, collectivism, and attribution

That’s a very intellectual sounding title but there is an interesting idea there. First some quick background.  At our recent Teaching with a Cultural Eye institute (March 4-5), we hosted over 50 educators in school teams from six Bay Area … Continue reading

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We’ve Launched!

Thank you to the 200+ friends, educators, community members, and supporters who attended our launch event, Deliver on the Promise: Leading for Equity in Schools and Communities on October 29, 2010.  We were proud to host Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder … Continue reading

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Waiting For Superman Screening | October 7, 2010

On October 7, 2010, The National Equity Project hosted a small screening of the controversial new film, Waiting for ‘Superman’.  We were joined by over 100 educators, parents, and community members from throughout our network at the Piedmont Theater in … Continue reading

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