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Published: 11/10/2014
MFAAP members convened for a program with Dr. Lynn Wooten and the presentation of the Dr. Gerald K. Smith Award to Johngerlyn "Jonse" Young.
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Released: 02/2015

For over a decade, the Schott Foundation’s efforts to collect and publish national data on the four-year graduation rates for Black males compared to other sub-groups has been to highlight how the persistent systemic disparity in opportunity creates a climate and perception of a population who is less valued.

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Funding Area: Education



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Released: 01/2014

This report seeks to expand conversations around educational opportunity by taking a comprehensive look at the barriers African American girls face and the educational and economic outcomes that result. One important barrier is the prevalence of stereotypes that adversely impact the educational experiences of African American girls. Structural and institutional barriers examined in this report — such as under-resourced schools, disparate discipline practices, gender-based violence and harassment, and lack of support for pregnant and parenting students— further compromise educational outcomes for African American girls.

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Released: 08/2015

A report by the Urban League of Greater New Orleans that focuses on the changes and lessons learned in the City of New Orleans ten years after Hurricane Katrina through the lens of the African American community.

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Audience: MFAAPAll Members