Posts by EduLeaders of Color R.I.

Press Release: EduLeaders of Color R.I. receives grants from Nellie Mae Education Foundation and Rhode Island Foundation to support educators of color and equitable classrooms.

PROVIDENCE, RI – EduLeaders of Color Rhode Island, in partnership with the Center for Collaborative Education, is pleased to announce the receipt of grants from the Nellie Mae Education Foundation and the Rhode Island Foundation. The awards will fund EduLeaders of Color RI’s ongoing work to support prospective and existing educators of color in Rhode…

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May 2018: Dr. Christopher Emdin at WaterFire Arts Center

Make sure to join us for our May 2018 meetup! This will be the last convening of the school year so we are ending the year big for teachers and leaders of color in Rhode Island! EduLeaders of Color R.I. is super excited to feature Dr. Christopher Emdin at the next meetup. Dr. Emdin is an Associate Professor…

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September 2017

A little less than a year ago, EduLeaders of Color R.I. hosted its first meetup to bring together leaders of color fighting for racial justice in education. The room was full of changemakers who talked the talk AND walked the walk. We’re excited to continue building and connecting with our first meetup of the 2017-2018…

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May 2017 Meetup

May 2017 Tupac Shakur once said, “Our future is our confidence and self-esteem.” Over the past 6 months, EduLeaders of Color R.I. has brought together over 100 leaders to build and make connections in the fight for racial justice in education. Collectively, we represent a movement for a better future for our children and have…

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April 2017

“Considered a fool ’cause I dropped out of high school Stereotypes of a black male misunderstood And it’s still all good.” – Biggie Smalls Let’s keep building and making connections with like-minded folks around ways to fight against racial inequities in education at the next EduLeaders of Color R.I. Meetup. Join us at AS220 for…

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