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Woodland Community College announces the opening of a new exhibit, "50 Years of Ethnic Studies Struggle and Resilience," with a reception from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at the Multicultural Center in Room 101 at the campus, 2300 E. Gibson Road. The exhibit recognizes histories of social justice ...
Top Stories: Dallas School Crossing Guards Controversy; A Look At TCU's Ethnic Studies Major. By Gus Contreras • 20 hours ago. TweetShareGoogle+email. Shutterstock. The top local stories this evening from KERA News: A battle is brewing in the city of Dallas over school crossing guards. Dallas County schools bus ...

TCU launched the new Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies program this fall with an introductory class aimed at equipping students with tools to analyze how race and Ethnicity play out in politics, culture, and society, and giving them a grounding in literature from and about marginalized communities.
"public schools are the last bastion of free public institutions in this country." Discipline reform, racial equity in advanced learning programs, and Ethnic Studies: The Seattle school district has a long history of thorny and deeply embedded issues concerning racial inequity and institutional racism. In 2013, the ...
The state's top education official wants to salvage at least some of a law banning "Ethnic Studies" that was struck down as unconstitutional by a federal judge. Diane Douglas is not directly contesting the ruling by Judge Wallace Tashima that the 2010 law was approved by lawmakers out of "racial animus" ...
The future of a controversial Mexican-American studies program is now in the hands of the Tucson, Ariz., school board after a judge ruled state officials can no longer enforce a ban against it. The ban was imposed by a 2010 state law passed that prohibited courses that "promote the overthrow of the United ...

PHOENIX -- The state's top education official wants to salvage at least some of a law banning "Ethnic Studies" that was struck down as unconstitutional by a federal judge. Diane Douglas is not directly contesting the ruling by Judge Wallace Tashima that the 2010 law was approved by lawmakers out of ...
PHOENIX - A U.S. judge has permanently blocked an Ethnic Studies ban in Arizona public schools that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program, dealing a final blow to a law that he found to be racially motivated. Following a seven-year court battle, U.S. District Judge A. Wallace Tashima ...
More specifically, the court blocked the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction (Superintendent) and the State Board of education (State Board) [official websites] from enforcing §15-112 [text] of the Arizona Revised Statutes, which effectively forced the Tucson Unified school District (TUSD) [official ...
Pictured here, Diane Douglas, Superintendent of Public Instruction. Douglas has declared that she will work to reinstate at least two key provisions of a 2010 law prohibiting Ethnic Studies in Tucson public schools. The law was deemed unconstitutional by federal appeals court judge Wallace Tashima on ...
PHOENIX -- A U.S. judge has permanently blocked an Ethnic Studies ban in Arizona public schools that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program, dealing a final blow to a law that he found to be racially motivated. Following a seven-year court battle, U.S. District Judge A. Wallace Tashima ...
PHOENIX -- The state's top education official wants to salvage at least some of a law banning "Ethnic Studies" that was struck down as unconstitutional by a federal judge. Diane Douglas is not directly contesting the ruling by Judge Wallace Tashima that the 2010 law was approved by lawmakers out of ...
PHOENIX (AP) -- A U.S. judge has permanently blocked an Ethnic Studies ban in Arizona public schools that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program, dealing a final blow to a law that he found to be racially motivated. Following a seven-year court battle, U.S. District Judge A. Wallace ...
The future of the district's Ethnic Studies program is sure to become a big deal once again. The community is filled with passionate supporters of the old MAS program, as well as equally passionate detractors. The University of Arizona has its own Department of Mexican American Studies which supported ...
Ethnic Studies benefits all students by working to develop critical thinking and self-esteem. Students are given opportunities to question what they read and think critically about mainstream forms of knowledge. Secondly, Ethnic Studies also expands and diversifies classroom content. By teaching ethnic ...
Dr. Kenneth P. Monteiro will be resigning his position as dean of the College of Ethnic Studies (COES) this upcoming spring. Monteiro declined to give a reason for his decision. "I requested to exercise my retreat rights back to the faculty, some administrators like myself, who began in the faculty retain the ...
PHOENIX - Arizona's top education official says she is disappointed with a judge's decision to permanently block an Ethnic Studies ban that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program. Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas said in a statement Friday the law was to prevent ...

A federal judge has permanently blocked Arizona from enforcing a controversial 2010 law that targeted TUSD's Ethnic Studies classes. An August ruling found the law was unconstitutional, and "enacted and enforced with a discriminatory purpose" by state politicians, "motivated by a desire to advance a ...
PHOENIX -- A U.S. judge has permanently blocked an Ethnic Studies ban in Arizona public schools that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program, dealing a final blow to a law that he found to be racially motivated. Following a seven-year court battle, U.S. District Judge A. Wallace Tashima ...
At the time of his passing, he was a professor emeritus at UCI, where he served as a teacher, author, supervising psychologist, mentor, and director of Ethnic Studies and cross-cultural programs. He was appointed to the California State psychology Licensing Board by Gov. Edmund G. Brown, Jr. and served ...
We have seen through violent resistance to Ethnic Studies curricula in Arizona for example, there are those who believe teaching U.S. history from varying perspectives is "divisive" or even dangerous. And yet, we know those arguments, rooted in anti-black stereotypes about black students' "inherent" ...
... police officers: Tara O' Sullivan, a child development major, is white; Timothy Blocker and Denzel Rencaen, both criminal justice majors, are African American and Filipino, respectively; and Joshua Heredia, an Ethnic Studies major, is Latino. They'll be honored with a reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec.
Eng, also an English professor, noted the vital contribution of Asian American studies to Ethnic Studies in our multicultural society. He said that Asian Americans are often not seen as racialized and that Asian American identity in our society is predicated on color blindness because the model minority myth ...
The newest episode of "UO Today" features Laura Pulido, a UO professor of Ethnic Studies and geography who discussed the intersection of the two disciplines. Pulido is a self-described scholar activist who started work at the UO this fall. She talked about her research interests in critical human geography, ...
school board member Lawrence A. Allen Jr., a Democrat, attempted to impress upon members that providing Ethnic Studies is not a passing ...
Literary studies, as a discipline and set of methodologies, is not being modeled in introductory Ethnic Studies classes. I imagine that the same ...
Authored by founder of the Ethnic Studies Coalition Juhwan Seo '17, it comes weeks comes after the Presidential Task Force for Inclusion and ...
The Texas State Board of Education will vote this week on whether to approve two Ethnic Studies textbooks -- a Mexican-American studies textbook and a Jewish holocaust memoir -- submitted in response to a board request last November to offer approved texts aligned to the statewide curriculum.
The board also voted 7-5 Wednesday to give preliminary approval to a Jewish holocaust memoir, currently the only state-approved Ethnic Studies book in Texas. Final votes on both books will take place Friday. An official state review panel found a long list of errors in Diaz's original draft and argued that it ...
Vicente Rodriguez runs an after-school program in Loma Linda, California, but dreams of becoming an English and Ethnic Studies teacher in a ...
Ethnic Studies faculty at Woodland Community College and UC Davis student farm Staff plan to host the thirds Seeds and cultures ...
Courtney Satchell, a senior English and Ethnic Studies major at Colorado State University, writes names of those killed by police in 2017 in ...
The creation and backing of Ethnic Studies programs has lagged behind other departments for many years, due to structural and institutional ...
Abdullah was part of the historic victory that made Ethnic Studies a requirement in the Los Angeles Unified school District and was also among ...
But some Ethnic Studies proponents charge that the document's ambiguity leaves questions about the substance of the proposals.
BRIDGEPORT -- City high school students will have to take a half-year course in African American Studies, Caribbean/Latin American Studies ...
UNL's version of UnBoxing is the combined effort of Lory Dance, associate Professor of sociology and Ethnic Studies and the associate director ...
When I say that Ethnic Studies saved my life, I don't mean that lightly. My first semester in college was a significant time of transition, marked ...
My mother, for as long as I can remember, has urged me to befriend more of my fellow Indian-Americans, particularly Hindu ones. It's for my ...
A new genome wide association study (GWAS) conducted in multi-ethnic patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has demonstrated ...
The African-American studies class at Obama belongs to a category of "Ethnic Studies" courses that aim to teach social studies from ...
In April of 2017, the Ethnic Studies department at the University of Utah received a $10,000 grant from Global Learning Across the Disciplines ...
Sleeter, an author and a teacher in addition to activist, spoke about how the teaching of Ethnic Studies, or the lack thereof, can be improved.
high school Ethnic Studies classes like Mexican-American studies have become increasingly popular in classrooms across the country, ...
Author and activist Tony Diaz has been leading a fight to get Ethnic Studies approved in public schools. He began in Arizona, protesting the law -- which was eventually overturned -- banning Ethnic Studies. He then helped start the "Librotraficante" movement, smuggling banned books to Arizona students.
Los Angeles and Philadelphia also require Ethnic Studies classes to graduate. Baraka says this is an opportunity for students to understand ...
NC: When Ethnic Studies was banned in 2010, there was also a massive anti-immigrant bill and a move to eliminate affirmative action. We had ...
A long-dormant Mexican-American Studies (MAS) program may soon be returning to the Tucson Unified school District in Arizona. A federal judge recently ...
Earlier this summer, Oregon passed legislation making it the first state in the country to require schools to adopt an Ethnic Studies curriculum.
The country's first Ethnic Studies department was created at the University of California, Berkeley in 1969, which also developed the first ethnic ...


 

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