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Black Education Talk by Noel S. Anderson at Bc 

DESCRIPTION: Noel S. Anderson is acting chairperson and associate professor in the department of political science at Brooklyn College. He received his B.A. cum laude from Brooklyn College, M.S. Ed. from the University of Pennsylvania and his Ph.D. from New York University. His research centers on urban politics, social policy (anti-poverty programs and education), college access and students of color and comparative issues in education policy (U.S./South Africa). Anderson is co-founder and co- director of the Empowerment, Recruitment, Investing and Supporting (ERIS) Program of the Black Male Initiative at CUNY. Recently, with a $426,000 grant from the Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation and Schott Foundation for Public Education, Anderson founded the Urban Community Teachers Project, a partnership between the Brooklyn College School of Education and his ERIS program to train Black males and other underrepresented groups to teach in targeted urban schools in Brooklyn. He has authored and co-authored numerous scholarly articles and two books, titled, Our Schools Suck: Students Talk Back to a Segregated Nation on the Failures of Public Education (New York University Press, 2009) and Education as Freedom: African American Education Thought and Activism (Lexington Books, 2009). He is currently working on another book project, entitled “Beyond Obama: Race, Gentrification and the Struggle for Equity in Urban Education.” Anderson is also a frequent contributor to and, an African American news site in conjunction with MSNBC. Anderson has acquired a number of academic awards and fellowships. He was recently awarded 2008 Whitney M. Young Education Leadership Award by the National Urban League.  
DATE: Monday, November08, 2010
TIME: 3:40pm to 4:55pm 
CONTACT: (718) 951-5847 
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