PDI Workshop on Parent/Family Engagement

A capacity crowd participated in our Professional Development Institute Workshop on Parent and Family Engagement! Thanks to all who attended. Friday, January 24, 2020 Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being Materials: AGENDA Parent and Family Engagement PDI Jan 2020 Social Media Dos and Don’ts – Jess Pupillo, Mehlville School District presentation Cultural Competency handout – Shenekia Weeks, EducationPlus presentation Observations in …

Advancing Racial Equity in Higher Education Institute

What if the outcomes in higher education were no longer predictable by race or socio-economic status? Over two days in November, 85 administrators and more than 50 students from over a dozen colleges and universities came together in St. Louis to delve into data, examine strategies and plan for greater equity in higher education. Facilitating the two-day Advancing Racial Equity …

More African American UMSL students on track to graduate

Academic supports stemming from UMSL’s participation in the St. Louis Talent Hub has more students on pace to complete their degrees on time. As the St. Louis region grapples with its need for a diverse, skilled workforce, changes on college campuses are showing signs of progress. First-year students at the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL) earned the highest grade point …