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Possible Selves & Social Identities: When and How They Promote School Performance
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written by Daphna Oyserman; presented by Daphna Oyserman (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2006), 49 mins
We can reduce the gap between the potential and actual achievement for African American and Latina/o low income youth. This presentation shows the why and the how. Based on current and NIMH funded research, Dr. Oyserman's interventions have had positive effects on grades, attendance, effort, and reduction in depre...
written by Daphna Oyserman; presented by Daphna Oyserman (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2006), 49 mins
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Making Race Not Matter: Overcoming Race and Racialization In American Society
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written by Pedro Noguera; presented by Pedro Noguera (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2007), 42 mins
How can we make race less relevant in public life? Dr. Noguera analyzes the many ways in which race is implicated in social inequality and public policy. He then describes educational practices and policies that can contribute to de-emphasizing racial differences by promoting racial justice and equality. Described...
written by Pedro Noguera; presented by Pedro Noguera (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2007), 42 mins
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