Published on: Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Dr. John Jackson, President of the Schott Foundation, will be providing a keynote address on the future of public education and its impact on the academic achievement of Black males. Dr. Jackson will provide an overview of Minnesota’s statistics on racial disparities in public education and offer practical solutions for educational reform.
This event will be held on Monday, February 28, 2011 from 6:00PM to 7:30PM at the University of St. Thomas School of Law (Schulze Grand Atrium). Reception to follow. Come out and learn more about your role in chartering a new course for the future of education! All are encouraged to attend.
This event is sponsored by UST Law Multicultural Affairs Committee, Community Justice Project, UST Multicultural Student Services, Black Law Students Association, UST College of Applied Professional Studies, St. Paul NAACP and St. Paul Youth Services.
To obtain a copy of the “Yes We Can” report, please visit the Schott Foundation website: http://blackboysreport.org/