On Friday, September 24 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, (The Conference Center at Mercer, Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550), the anniversary of the day federal troops were deployed to integrate Little Rock High School, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman, education writer and activist Jonathan Kozol, national education expert and practitioner Linda Darling Hammond, demographer and civil rights lawyer Myron Orfield and others will address “the appalling state of school segregation in New Jersey and what we can do about it.”
The conference is in person. There is a fee of $75 to cover costs including lunch. Discounts are available for members of affiliated organizations, sponsors and students. Click here to register.