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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden*

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1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
8042629887 http://lewisginter.org

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March 2018

The Crisis of Urban Education

March 21 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden*, 1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228

In this presentation, Dr. Christopher Emdin lays out the current and ever-evolving sociopolitical and “in the trenches” landscape of urban education, outlines the reasons for our current national challenges, and offers research-based but often underexplored solutions. He explores the public/private battle in urban education, challenges of teacher training and recruitment, national policy, the newly developed common core learning standards, and new possibilities.

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