Help for educators on equity issues. (Equity).
These centers help teachers, administrators and other school staff deal with concerns such as minority students being underrepresented in AP courses, gender fairness, hate crimes and language learning.
Here is a list of the 10 equity assistance centers and their Web site addresses.
The New England Equity Assistance Center serves Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. http://www.alliance.brown.edu/eac
The Equity Assistance Center serves New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. http://www.nyu.edu/education/ metrocenter/EAC.html
The Mid-Atlantic Equity Consortium serves the District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. www.maec.org
The Southeastern Equity Center serves Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. www.southeastequity.org
Programs for Educational Opportunity serves Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin. http://www.umich.edu/~eqtynet/eac.html
The South Central Collaborative for Equity serves Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. www.idra.org/scce
The Midwest Equity Assistance Center serves Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming. http://mdac.educ.ksu.edu
The Interwest Equity Assistance Center serves Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. http://www.colostate.edu/programs/EAC /index.html
The WestEd Center for Educational Equity serves Arizona, California and Nevada. http://web.wested.org/cs/wew/view/pj/188
The Equity Center serves Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, American Samoa Micronesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands and the Republic of Palau. http://www.nwrel.org/cnorse
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|Date:||Feb 1, 2003|
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