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Systemic Racism

Education

 On this page you will find a sampling of resources related to Systemic Racism and Education, broken down into the following sections:

Key Words for Social Justice/Anti-Oppression Searches:   Anti-Black, Association Between, Bias, Disparity, Disproportionate, Effect, Gap, High Rate, Impact, Inequity, Inequality, Institutionalized Racism, Oppression, Racial Inequity Racist, Racism, Unconscious Bias, Violence, White Supremacy

Education: All White Faculty, Bias, Bullying, Charter Schools, Critical Race Theory, Cultural Competence, Curricular Racism, Deficit Narratives, Digital Divide, Disciplinary Practices and Policy, Discrimination, Disenfranchisement, Environmental Racism, Eurocentric Curriculum, Exclusion, Funding, Gap, Harassment, Inclusion, Inequitable Access, Linguistic Discrimination, Low Teacher Expectations, Out-of-School Suspensions, Policy, Pollution, Predatory Inclusion, Privatization, Racial Inequities, Racist Discipline, Resource Disparities, Retention, School Closure, School-to-Prison Pipeline, School Reform, Segregation, Structural Racism, Talented and Gifted Program, Technology Segregation, Transgender Student Rights,

Books

Book cover for Ghosts in the Schoolyard by Eve L. Ewing
Book cover for Despite the Best Intentions by Amanda E. Lewis and John B. Diamond
Book cover for Pushout: the Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools by Monique W. Morris
Book Cover for Academic Profiling: Latinos, Asian Americans, and the Achievement Gap by Gilda L. Ochoa
Book cover for Choosing Charters: Better Schools or More Segregation? by Iris C. Rothberg and Joshua L. Glazer
Book Cover for Presumed Incompetent
Book cover for Still Separate and Unequal by Barry A. Gold
Book cover for Blackballed: The Black & White Politics of Race on America's Campuses by Lawrence Ross
Book cover for Intersectionality and Higher Education by Carson W. Byrd, Rachelle J. Brunn-Bevel, and Sarah M. Ovink
Book cover for Reflective Discipline by Martha R. Bireda
Book cover for Twenty-First-Century Jim Crow Schools by Raynard Sanders, David Stovall, and Terrenda White
Book cover for Shuttered Schools by Ebony M. Duncan-Shippy
Book cover for From Education to Incarceration by Anthony J. Nocella
Book cover for Poison in the Ivy by Carson W. Byrd
Book cover for Perspectives of Black Histories in Schools by LaGarrett J. King
Book cover for Toxic Ivory Towers by Ruth E. Zambrana
Book cover for Cutting School: Privatization, Segregation, and the End of Public Education by Noliwe Rooks
Book cover for The School to Prison Pipeline by Nancy A. Heitzeg
Book cover for The Color of Mind by Derrick Darby and John L. Rury
Book Cover for Our Schools Suck
book cover for Whitecentricism and Linguoracism Exposed: Towards the De-Centering of Whiteness and Decolonization of Schools
Book cover for Racial Battle Fatigue in Faculty by Nicholas D. Hartlep and Daisy Ball
Book cover for Divergent Paths to College by Megan M. Holland

Video Clips

Source: AJ+ (2017, May 27). Why American Public Schools Are Failing Students. YouTube. https://youtu.be/K2658IoJVxQ

Source: Vox. (2020, October 8). How US schools punish Black kids. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFJ37ri-Saw

Source: NYT Opinion. (2020,March 17). How Coronavirus Racism Infected My High School. YouTube. https://youtu.be/f5ccbJcqlUo

Source: NowThis News. (2019, January 23). How Black High School Students Are Hurt by Modern-Day Segregation. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=od3s3lZWbWM

Source: Vox. (2016, January 11). The school-to-prison pipeline, explained. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HoKkasEyDOI

Source: AJ+ (2021, July 14 ). Debunking Critical Race Theory Myths. YouTube. https://youtu.be/gTv-FPcOgWk

Source: Focused.Arts.Media.Education. (2017, May 14). Microaggressions in the Classroom. YouTube: https://youtu.be/ZahtlxW2CIQ 

Source: Black Linguistic Justice. (2020, April 18). Linguistic Justice: Black Language, Literacy, Identity, and Pedagogy. YouTube. https://youtu.be/BmbzPzip4Fs

Source: TED. (2019, Feb. 5). Why black girls are targeted for punishment at school -- and how to change that | Monique W. Morris. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7F9XCdeOtw

Source: Education Week. (2016). Bettina Love: On Black Girls, Discipline, and Schools. YouTube.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HCqUClUWlc

Source: TEDx Talks. (2018, May 23). Why English Class is Silencing Students of Color | Jamila Lyiscott. YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4dc1axRwE4

Articles

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Scholarship

Podcasts

At Liberty

Episode: How To End the Preschool to Prison Pipeline

Code Switch

Episode: A Tale of Two School Districts

Black Gaze

Episode: Black Preservice Teachers

At Liberty

Episode: Teaching the Truth about Race in America (CRT)

UnPublic

Episode: Are school districts in liberal cities inequitable by design?

The Kicker

Episode: Inside the toxic mediasphere of Black exceptionalism

Code Switch

Episode: The Passing of a "Failing" School

At Liberty

Episode: School Segregation 65 Years After Brown v. Board

Justice In America

Episode: School to Prison Pipeline

School Colors

A narrative podcast about how race, class, and power shape American cities and schools.

At Liberty

Episode: Reframing and Re-learning American History With Nikole Hannah-Jones

In the Thick

Episode: Educating for the Status Quo

Black Gaze

Episode: Myths and Complexities of the Black Teacher Shortage

Vox Conversations

Episode: Nikole Hannah-Jones on the 1619 project

What's Next?

Episode: The War Over Critical Race Theory

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Street Politicians

Episode: Covid Impact on Education

Race and Democracy

Episode: Black Education, Racial Justice, and Equity