Addressing the Parallels Between the Policing of Black Lives and Schooling of Black Minds
Black Minds Matter addresses the experiences and realities of Black students in education. Black Minds Matter is a national movement that draws parallels between the policing of Black lives and schooling of Black minds. The course will balance a discussion of issues facing Black students as well as offer research-based strategies for improving their success.
This is the fourth part in a free, five-part series. Visit Black Minds Matter on Facebook to learn more.
Previous Session Recordings
Black Minds Matter Session 1
Features special guests Dr. Tyrone Howard and Shante Needham (sister of Sandra Bland).
Black Minds Matter Office Hours 1
Features Drs. Donna Y. Ford and J. Luke Wood.
Black Minds Matter Session 2
Features special guests Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings, Dr. Ivory Toldson, and Gwen Carr (the mother of Eric Garner).
Earn Free CEUs
The Center for Organizational Responsibility and Advancement (CORA), is providing free CEUs to those who participate in Black Minds Matter. CEUs can be earned for participation in the series by attending each session and completing the readings identified within the public syllabus.
Register for CEUs
The organizers have put together a public course syllabus identifying the learning outcomes of the series along with recommended readings. See the public syllabus.