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Office of the Vice Provost for Educational Equity

Features a directory of educational equity information pages. With a host of education diversity-related resources.
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Office of Institutional Equity

Department aims to uphold equal opportunities in University of Arizona's admissions, employment, educational program, and activities.
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Center for Research on Educational Equity, Assessment, and Teaching Excellence

Presents the University of California's initiative to address the major educational equity and excellence challenges confronting the academic institutions.
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The Equity Center

Offers helps for schools and communities to fill the academic needs of students.
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National Women's Educational Equity Act, The (WEEA)

A resource center works to improve educational, social, and economic outcomes for women and girls.
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Maasai Girls Education Fund

The Maasai Girls Education Fund (MGEF) is a 501(c)(3) organization incorporated in the District of Columbia.  We were founded in 2000 to increase the literacy, health, and economic well-being of Maasai women in Kenya.  At that time, less than 20 percent of Maasai women had ever enrolled in school.  In 2003, Kenya instituted free...
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Multicultural Education Pavilion

Multicultural education, diversity, equity, and social justice education resources
Feb 3, 2016 |
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Gender Equity in Education

Resources for promoting a heightened awareness of the need for gender equity in education for both girls and boys
Feb 2, 2016 |
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Donors Choose

DonorsChoose.org is an online charity on a mission to make it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need by allowing people to donate directly to classrooms
Feb 1, 2016 |
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4th Annual Education and Leadership Congress - Caroline Mutoko

4th Annual Education and Leadership Congress - Caroline Mutoko
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equity and equality

Equity and equality are often used incorrectly. Here is a video to show how we need equity to have healthier communities.
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English Language Learners: Culture, Equity and Language

Approximately 5.3 million public school students are English language learners. The National Education Association is leading the profession in preparing educators of English learners to meet the educational, cultural and linguistic needs of their students. Every year, experienced teachers, volunteer to lead professional development programs...
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Tale of Two Schools: Race and Education on Long Island - Part 1

Part 1 of our documentary, A TALE OF TWO SCHOOLS: Race and Education on Long Island, was produced for ERASE Racism by award-winning filmmaker David Van Taylor, Vice President of Lumiere Productions. It follows three high school senior boys: one African American student from a black district and an interracial pair of friends from a diverse,...
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Oct 3/16: Part 2: Compulsory Political Education: A Real World Case Study at the U of Toronto

In this video I describe why I am opposed to the University of Toronto HR (and Equity) Department's decision to make "anti-racism and anti-bias" training mandatory for the HR staff. I hope by doing so either to make them drop the requirement entirely or, at minimum, to remove the mandatory element. The former would be preferable. Note they have...
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Sadhguru's talk on global Education and Skills

Global Education and Skills Forum 2017: Each year the Global Education & Skills Forum brings together world leaders from the public, private and social sectors seeking solutions to achieving education, equity and employment for all.
Apr 25, 2017 |
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Equity Method vs Fair Value Method (Financial Accounting)

This video shows the differences between the Equity Method and Fair Value Method of accounting for investments. A comprehensive example is presented to illustrate how the Equity Method requires the investor to recognize a proportionate share of the investee's net income or loss, while the Fair Value Method requires the investor to recognize...
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How do schools promote equity among students?

Pedro Noguera, executive director of the Metropolitan Center for Urban Education, discusses the term equity and the forces that sometimes prevent schools from providing children with equitable outcomes. "Schools are set up to be the equalizers of opportunity," he says.
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Gender Equality in Education

Education systems have made major strides to close gender gaps in student performance but girls and boys remain deeply divided in career choices, which are being made much earlier than commonly thought, according to a new OECD report. For more info please visit: http://www.oecd.org/pisa/keyfindings/...
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An Education in Equality - Op-Docs | The New York Times

Filmed over 13 years, this short film presents a coming-of-age story of an African-American boy who attends an elite Manhattan prep school. Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/18nuOgE Subscribe to the Times Video newsletter for free and get a handpicked selection of the best videos from The New York Times every week:...
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Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Newmont Mining, Golden Star Resources, Randgold Resources and Kinross Gold

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Newmont Mining, Golden Star Resources, Randgold Resources and Kinross Gold Read More

Gold Mining Stock Outlook - Sept. 2017

Gold Mining Stock Outlook - Sept. 2017 Read More

Why Freeport-McMoran (FCX) Stock Might be a Great Pick

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity, and is a great company from a Zacks Industry Rank perspective. Read More

Friend of slain Georgia Tech student: 'If Scout was more gender-conforming, would it have been different?'

Scout Schultz, a Georgia Tech student, was shot by campus police on Saturday night, and a protest two days later led to arrests. In the aftermath of those events, Yahoo Lifestyle talked to a friend... Read More

How to Make Healthy Leftover Turkey Tacos

These tacos get a healthy makeover by using turkey as the main lean protein. It all comes together with some beans, avocado, and a little cheese. Watch the video to learn how to make this easy... Read More

Little People, Big World's Audrey Roloff Just Gave Birth to Her First Child

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Mel Brooks: ‘Blazing Saddles’ Would Never Be Made in Today’s ‘Stupidly Politically Correct’ Culture

“Blazing Saddles” may be a groundbreaking comedy, but director Mel Brooks doesn’t think Hollywood would make the iconic Western parody in this current “stupidly politically correct” climate. The... Read More

Box Office: 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' Unseats 'It' as 'Lego Ninjago' Disappoints

Kingsman: The Golden Circle is the new ruler of the box office. The sequel from Fox is expected to earn $39 million this weekend from 4,003 locations. That’s slightly below where tracking had... Read More

Bradley Cooper-Lady Gaga’s ‘Star Is Born’ Moves to May 2018

Warner Bros.’ “A Star Is Born” remake starring Stefani Germanotta (Lady Gaga) and Bradley Cooper, who is also directing, is moving up its release to May 18, 2018. The pic was originally set to open... Read More

White House officials defend Trump, say athletes 'can do free speech on their own time'

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin defended Trump’s call for NFL players who kneel during the national anthem to be suspended or fired. “It’s not about free speech,” Mnucin said Sunday. “They can do... Read More

In wake of U.N. speech, Kim calls Trump a ‘dotard.’ Trump fires back at ‘madman.’

President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have unleashed personal attacks on one another after the U.S. commander in chief’s speech at the United Nations. “Kim Jong Un of North Korea,... Read More

As Russia probe turns to fake Facebook ads, Trump follows with a tweet

President Trump continued his efforts to belittle accusations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election on Friday, turning to the latest set of charges, involving targeted political ads placed on... Read More

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More