Special Interest Group (SIG)

The members of the Research Focus on Black Education Special Interest Group of the American Educational Research Association celebrate this opportunity to share with you something about the mission and objectives of our organization.

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    William Watkins

    Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction (M/C 147), College of Education, 1040 W. Harrison St., Univ. of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, 312-996-1325; e-mail: wwakins@uic.edu

    Christopher Span, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Newletter Editor
    Cynthia Tyson, The Ohio State University
Membership Chair
    Delois Maxwell, Towson State University

Program Co-Chairs

    Cynthia Hudley

    University of California at Santa Barbara, Graduate School of Education, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, 805-893-8324, fax: 805-893-7264, e-mail: hudley@education.ucsb.edu

    Stafford Hood 

    Div. Of Psych. In Education, College of Education, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 85287, 602-965-6556, fax: 602-965-0300, e-mail: Stafford.Hood@ASU.EDU 

Member At Large
    Kofi Lomotey

    Dept. Chair, Educ. Admin. Dept. 111Peabody Hall, Louisiana State University Baton Rouge. LA 70803 504-388-2043  

 *Note: Please send news items of interest and address changes to the newsletter editor. We also especially encourage graduate students and new and interested faculty members of the SIG to communicate with us regarding the research agendas for African American students for future forums and commentary in the newsletter.
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