Crim Center student Carmen Cunningham leads Panther Breakaway Urban Education service initiatives

By: Kweku Vassall, Crim Center Marketing and Communications GRA

Student success is a foundational component of the Alonzo A. Crim Center’s narrative of urban educational excellence. A recent example of such success is student leader Carmen Cunningham’s involvement with Panther Breakaway. Panther Breakaway is a community outreach initiative, operating out of the… more »

The 26th Annual Benjamin E. Mays Lecture

Posted On October 31, 2014
Categories News, October 2014

By Claire Miller,  Georgia State University Public Relations Specialist

Jeannie Oakes, Presidential Professor Emerita in Educational Equity at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and president-elect of the American Educational Research Association, will speak at the 26th Annual Benjamin E. Mays Lecture on Nov. 5, 2014 at 6:30 PM in the Georgia State University… more »

Support the Latest Book by Dr. Joyce King, “Re-Membering” History in Student and Teacher Learning

Posted On October 31, 2014
Categories News, October 2014

By K.J. Williams, Crim Center Intern

Dr. Joyce King, Benjamin E. Mays Endowed Chair for Urban Teaching, Learning and Leadership at Georgia State University and Alonzo A. Crim Center affiliated faculty member, recently published a new book titled “Re-Membering” History in Student and Teacher Learning. Dr. King’s book explains and illustrates a process of historical recovery… more »

A Fresh Perspective: What’s New with the Urban Education Think Tank?

Posted On October 31, 2014
Categories News, October 2014

By Garfield Bright, Graduate Research Assistant

The Urban Education Think Tank (UETT), housed in the Alonzo A. Crim Center of Urban Educational Excellence in the College of Education at Georgia State University, is a research-based, self-contained academic community whose membership is reflective of several disciplines and whose scholarship focuses on questions and solutions related… more »

An interesting critique of college spending, as well as efforts to help students financially. via @AlonzoACrimCUEE 3 hours ago