Education: Equity & Diversity


    Active Projects in this Area




  • Gender, Race, and Inclusive Education

    Ongoing
    Inclusive Education: K-12/Higher Ed

    Peggy McIntosh offers presentations, workshops, and consulting on: white privilege and privilege systems in general, diversifying organizational thinking, gender-fair and multicultural curricula, diversifying teaching methods, and feelings of fraudulence.




  • Improving Teacher Quality through the National SEED Project on Inclusive Curriculum

    Ongoing since 2011
    A three-year initiative to expand the influence of the National SEED Project on Inclusive Curriculum (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity)

    The aim of this three-year initiative is to expand the influence of the National SEED Project on Inclusive Curriculum (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity), to make its model of schooling inclusiveness for all children and families, including its innovative professional development practices, more widely known and available to educators in the United States.




  • Media and Identity Study

    Ongoing since 2011
    Studies

    The purpose of this online nationwide survey study is to understand how different types of media (i.e. social, technological, televised) impact young people’s sense of social identities, including racial/ethnic, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, political attitudes, and civic engagement.




  • Promoting Public Awareness of the Road to Educational Equity for Girls of Color: A Multi-level Strategy

    Ongoing since 2011
    Educational Equity

    The goal of this collaborative project is to invite public discourse about overcoming barriers to educational equity for girls of color in order to affect educational policy and practice. The specific goal of the project was to create a multi-media strategy in two phases in order to stimulate conversation almongst multiple constituencies.




  • Risk and Resilience of Media and Social Networking use in Vulnerable Adolescent Populations

    Ongoing since 2013
    Media and Identity Study

    Charmaraman will interview a subset of 30 participants from the larger online survey study of over 1,300 young people aged 12 – 25 from the U.S. and abroad.




  • SEED Project on Inclusive Curriculum

    Ongoing
    Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity (SEED)

    international work The National SEED Project on Inclusive Curriculum engages teachers from all subject areas, grades, and types of schools to create gender fair, multiculturally equitable, and globally informed education.


  • Archived Projects in this Area




  • Gender Equity in Model Sites (GEMS)

    2004-2005
    Gender Equity in Schools

    This project was centered around the question of research, funding, and results: was it possible to implement gender equity in a school over just three years?




  • Global Issues Teaching Guide

    Completed in 2000
    Teaching Global Issues: Junior & High Schools

    international work  This teaching guide was developed after scholars attended the 1995 Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, and includes discussion of human rights, ethnic conflict, and biodiversity.




  • WEEA: Review Project

    Completed
    Gender Equity in Educational Materials

    This long-term project was designed to assess gender equity educational materials which were created in relation to the development of Title IX.


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