Over the course of the 2006-2007 academic year, you will hear from the following scholars, activists and students:
October 12 , 2006, 4:00-6:00 pm
Charles Howard Candler Professor of Urban Education
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia

Topic:

Promoting African American School Achievement:
What We Know/What We Can Do

Location:

The Historic Charles Street AME Church
551Warren Street
Roxbury, MA 02121
For directions go to
http://development.rsbiztechweb.com

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• D O W N L O A D
November 20, 2006, 4:00-6:00 pm

President
Rochester Teachers Union
Rochester, New York


Director
Rochester Teacher Center
Rochester, New York


Topic:

The Role of Teacher Unions in Promoting the Achievement of Students of Color

Location:

BTU Hall
180 Mt. Vernon Street
Boston, MA 02125
For directions go to:
www.btu.org

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• D O W N L O A D
December 12, 2006, 4:00-6:00 pm

Assistant Professor of Literacy Education
Northern  Illinois University
DeKalb, Illinois


Topic:

Effective Literacy Practices for Adolescent
Black Males

Location:

Mildred Avenue Middle School
5 Mildred Avenue
Mattapan, MA 02126
For directions go to:
www.mapquest.com

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• D O W N L O A D
February 6, 2007, 4:00-6:00 pm

Professor Emerita of Language, Literacy and Culture
School of Education
University of Massachusetts/Amherst
Amherst, Massachusetts


1st/2nd Grade Teacher
Jackson Street Elementary School
Northhampton, Massachusetts


Topic:

Critical and Inclusive Classrooms for All Children:
Reflections from Two Educators

Location:

Wheelock College
Wheelock Family Theater
200 The Riverway
Boston, MA 02215
For directions go to:
http://www.wheelock.edu/about/abodirections.asp

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• D O W N L O A D
March 22, 2007, 4:00-6:00 pm
 

Associate Professor and Chairperson
Language and Literacy Department
Wheelock College
Boston, Massachusetts


Social Studies Teacher
John M. McCormack Middle School
Boston, Massachusetts


Topic:

Exemplary Literacy Practices for English Language Learners

Location:

Lesley University
Marran Theatre
29 Everet Street
Cambridge, MA
For directions go to www.lesley.edu/campus_map_expanded.html

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• D O W N L O A D
April 25, 2007, 4:00-6:00 pm

Sally Dalton Robinson
Professor of History, African American Studies and Sociology
Director of African and African American Studies
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina


Graduate of Stadium Middle School
2006 graduate of Baltimore City College High School
Advocacy Committee Chair
Baltimore Algebra Project
Baltimore, Maryland


2005 Graduate of Baltimore City College High School
Sophomore, Eugene Lang College
Organizer
Baltimore Algebra Project
Baltimore, Maryland


Coordinator
Baltimore City Schools Algebra Project
Co-founder, The Stadium Middle School


Topic:

High School Students Demanding Quality Education: Exemplary Practices by our Youth

Location:

Simmons College
Linda K. Paresky Conference Center
300 The Fenway
Boston, Massachusetts
For Directions go to:
http://www.simmons.edu/visit/directions.shtml

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All lectures are scheduled for 4:00-6:00 pm.

B i o g r a p h i e s :
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