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The Mid-Atlantic Equity Center Online Sessions
The Center for Safe Schools is pleased to announce its collaboration with The Mid-Atlantic Equity Consortium, Inc., which will serve as The Mid-Atlantic Equity Assistance Center for 2011-2014 under a grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
The Mid-Atlantic Equity Center is one of ten regional equity assistance centers funded by the U.S. Department of Education under Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. It provides technical assistance and training services in the areas of race, gender and national origin (English Language Learners/ESL) free of charge to public school districts and other responsible governmental agencies in federally-designated Region III, which includes: Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. The goal of the Mid-Atlantic Equity Assistance Center is to ensure that all children have access to equitable education opportunities in order to complete college and succeed in their careers.
Mid-Atlantic Equity Assistance Center services for Pennsylvania educators will be coordinated by Senior Educational Equity Specialist, Pamela Higgins Harris and State Equity Field Coordinator, Michelle Nutter, Project Manager for the Center for Safe Schools. Pam can be reached at 301-657-7741 x113, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Michelle can be reached at 717-763-1661 x212, or email@example.com. Please contact them to discuss how MAC may assist your district.