Browse by Subject "Critical Race Theory"
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(2010-08-31)The responsibility of public education is rarely attached to public officials, urban planners, or the business community. Instead much of the research today looks to parents, school administrators, or students in an attempt ...
(2011-08-25)Prominent discourses surrounding the Chief Illiniwek mascot controversy on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus, between the years of 2000-2007, will be examined using textual analysis. Utilizing Tribal ...
Evaluating the Midwest Police Academy's ability to prepare recruits to police in a diverse multicultural society (2011-08-25)This study evaluated the current training and practices implemented at the Midwest Police Academy to prepare recruits to police in racially and ethnically diverse communities. In this study, I adopted a critical race theory ...
"First, I'd put some windows in the school": A critical race ethnography of the Illinois College and Career Readiness Pilot Program (2012-09-18)In 2007, the Illinois General Assembly passed The Illinois College and Career Readiness (CCR) Pilot Program (Public Act 095-0694) in an attempt to reduce statewide remediation at the community college level and address the ...
From slavery to equal protection: the misinterpretation of the fourteenth amendment and its lasting effects on American society (2010-05-19)Written by the Reconstruction Congress, the Fourteenth Amendment was created with the attempts, in some historical interpretations, of providing humane and equal protection rights to newly freed persons. However, other ...
(Ms.)Education in the borderlands of academia: gendered experiences of Mexican American women first generation college students (2014-09-16)Literature about Mexican American student achievement focuses mainly on issues regarding educational support and retention of Mexican American students in higher education. These scholarly works often highlight reasons why ...
The we need diverse books campaign and critical race theory: a call to action for library and information professionals (iSchools, 3/15/16)The author will explore the ways in which Critical Race Theory (CRT) is used in the We Need Diverse Books (WNDB) media campaign. WNDB has uniquely connected with its community, both online and in person from the beginning. ...