The broken cisterns of African American education : academic performance and achievement in the post-Brown era / edited by M. Christopher Brown II, RoSusan D. Bartee

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Subjects: African Americans--Education
Academic achievement--United States
School integration--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Charlotte, NC : Information Age Pub., c2009
Series: Research on African American education
Research on African American education
LC Classification: L, LC
Physical Description: vi, 212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Rethinking African American Education Post-Brown: An Introduction / M. Christopher Brown II, RoSusan D. Bartee
Pt. I. Historic and Community Contexts of Performance
An Unsteady March Toward Equity: The Social and Political Contexts of African American Educational Attainment / M. Christopher Brown II, T. Elon Dancy II
Miseducating for Inequity: Fifty Years After Brown / Karen Miller Gourd, Jonathan D. Lightfoot
Educating African American Urban Learners: Brown in Context / Festus E. Obiakor
Still Not Equal: Improving Literacy Development for Black Children and Other Children of Color / Linda R. McIntyre
Addressing the Shame of Higher Education: Programs That Support College Enrollment and Retention of Black Males / Pamela Ellis
Pt. II. Content Considerations for Student Achievement
Race Matters: Devaluation and the Achievement Gap Between African American and White Students / John W. Long
Isolating Language Factors Contributing to State-Mandated Reading and Writing Achievement Test Scores of African American Students / Monica Gordon Pershey
Impacting Educational Processes through Cultural and Social Capital: Understanding "Teacher" and "Administrator" Leadership Capacities / RoSusan D. Bartee
The Achievement Gap: Estimating the Eighth-Grade NAEP Math Scores of Minority Students Based on the Educational Advantage of White Parents / Richard R. Verdugo
Equitable Mathematics Education as a Means to Democratic Participation / Lecretia A. Buckley
Additional Authors: Brown, M. Christopher
Bartee, RoSusan D
Notes: LCCN: 2008034928
ISBN: 159311043X (hardcover)
ISBN: 9781593110437 (hardcover)
ISBN: 1593110421 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9781593110420 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 243602086
ISBN/ISSN: 159311043X