Equity

October 22, 2018
What does it take to create equitable schools where all students thrive? Morningside Center is partnering with researchers from Rutgers University on a federally funded Investing in Innovation (i3…
March 15, 2018
Come join us for a 3-day workshop. In this interactive workshop, educators will engage in a rigorous and unflinching exploration of racism in the United States today. We will examine how systemic…
February 6, 2018
Black History Month was our excuse for asking our co-worker Daniel Coles, who is coordinating Morningside Center’s racial equity initiatives, to share some books he recommends to educators to raise…
January 5, 2018
“We have to talk about race, and how the racism that permeates our society is manifesting in our schools.  Because we are both the front line and last line of defense for millions of children.”Watch…
February 5, 2016
Last week Morningside Center's staff developers came together for a day-long workshop on how to help teachers and young people explore issues of culture, identity, and bias. The group had many…
March 2, 2014
In his January, 1964 State of the Union Address, President Lyndon Johnson announced a War on Poverty, vowing to end poverty once and for all by getting to its root causes. In a follow-up speech on…