How Elite Colleges Are Tackling Education Equity

Mar 10, 2022

11:00am – 12:00pm CT

Recording: How Elite Colleges Are Tackling Education Equity, Mar 10, 2022

Join the President of Howard University, a renown Wharton professor and New York Times journalist to explore what happens when top colleges team up with historically underserved school districts to advance college aspiration, access, and success. Hear how an education justice nonprofit is building a consortium of top colleges and universities that are addressing systemic inequities in the gap from high school to college and beyond through a new College-in-High School model that aims to change the college trajectory for talented students too often overlooked by the current system.

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Leslie Cornfeld

National Education Equity Lab

Wayne Frederick MD MBA

Howard University

Erica Green

The New York Times

David K Musto

Wharton Center for Innovation

This event will be in person

Details

Format:

Talk

Type:

Session

Track:

Equity & Justice

Level:

Basic Understanding

Focus Area:

Higher Education

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