Not Paved For Us: Black Educators and Public School Reform in Philadelphia – Sep 28

Posted by Free Library of Philadelphia on September 27, 2022

In person at the Free Library of Philadelphia Parkway Central Library: Camika Royal, author of Not Paved For Us: Black Educators and Public School Reform in Philadelphia, in conversation with Edwin Mayorga and Sharif El-Mekki.

For 20 years Camika Royal was a middle and high school teacher and a teaching coach for her fellow educators in Baltimore, Washington, DC, and her hometown of Philadelphia. Currently an associate professor of urban education at Loyola University Maryland, she examines the racial, historical, and sociopolitical contexts of school reform ideologies, policies, and practices. A sought-after speaker and education consultant, she taught at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania and other colleges and universities in the Philadelphia and Baltimore areas.

Date and Time: Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 7:20 PM

Location: Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway),
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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