EDUCATION

Here are a few of the educational resources we're reading, watching and listening to during our re-learning process. We invite you to browse below and share any resources you've found helpful with us.

A comprehensive analysis of demographic and wellbeing data that reflect community conditions related to racial equity in Greenville County, South Carolina, with emphasis on how these data predict economic mobility by race.

From PBS News Hour: Typically during a recession, community college enrollment goes up as unemployed workers start looking for new skills. But that’s not happening this time around, signaling trouble for the economy and individual families going forward, particularly for lower-income students and students of color. Hari Sreenivasan reports as part of our ongoing series, “Rethinking College.”

Virtual video event presented by all 12 District Banks of the Federal Reserve System

It’s time to have a real conversation about the role of finance—all of it, from Wall Street to university endowments to your friend’s rich aunt—in contributing to harm and inequity among communities of color in the US.

Eddie Glaude, the chair of the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University, speaks to American culture, racism in 2019 and how President Trump is the "manifestation of the ugliness that's inside us." - from MSNBC

We are an alliance of trainers, organizers, and institutional leaders who have devoted ourselves to the work of creating racially equitable organizations and systems. We help individuals and organizations develop tools to challenge patterns of power and grow equity.

The State of Black America® is the signature annual reporting of the National Urban League. Now in its 44th edition, the State of Black America® is one of the most highly-anticipated benchmarks and sources for thought leadership around racial equality in America across economics, employment, education, health, housing, criminal justice and civic participation.

Are you interested in hosting a Greenville 21 Day Equity Challenge? We have created a Facilitator Guide to help you lead a small group through the 21 Day Challenge.

 

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