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Division H Fireside Chat. Affirmative Action: Past, Present, and the Immediate Future

Sun, April 10, 10:35am to 12:05pm, Marriott Marquis, Floor: Level Two, Marquis Salon 1

Session Type: Invited Speaker Session


This Fireside Chat session aims to encapsulate the purpose; past, present, and future state of affirmative action from an historical standpoint in several arenas from a multitude of professional perspectives. Panelists represent national perspectives from k-16 educational institutions as well as Educational Policy leaders. Our discussion will encompass the effects of research, modification in educational practices, teacher education, policy implementation/modification, and college admission and recruitment as effected by the nation’s current court verdicts on affirmative action.

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