The Obama Administration and Educational Reform

ISBN: 978-1-78350-709-2

ISSN: 1479-358X

Publication date: 1 December 2014


(2014), "Dedication", The Obama Administration and Educational Reform (Advances in Education in Diverse Communities, Vol. 10), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Leeds, p. v.



Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2014 Emerald Group Publishing Limited

In Honor of Shirley Chisholm (1924–2005)

Politician, Educator, Author, and Trailblazer

First Major Party Black Candidate for President of the United States (1972)

The Obama Administration and Educational Reform
Advances in Education in Diverse Communities: Research, Policy and Praxis
The Obama Administration and Educational Reform
Copyright Page
List of Contributors
Early Childhood Education in the Context of Educational Reform: Possibilities and Causes for Concern
Poverty and Pretense: Good Intentions and Misguided Educational Reform from No Child Left Behind through Race to the Top
Beyond the Common Core and the Politics of Education Reform: The Role of School Counselors and Teachers in Facilitating the College and Career Readiness of Urban Students
Bringing an End to the School to Prison Pipeline in the Age of “Post-Racialism”
A Perfect Storm? President Obama, the Great Recession, and Community Colleges
The 2020 American Graduation Initiative: A Clear Vision or Dim View?
Educational Data Crossroads: Data Literacy for Data-Driven Decision Making in Postsecondary Education
Regulating Colleges and Protecting Students: Gainful Employment Rules under the Obama Administration
Affirming Acts for Access and the Evolving Nature of Affirmative Action under the Obama Administration
Preparing the Next Generation of African American Computing Science Faculty: A Response to the Obama Administration’s Scientific Workforce Priorities
The Handwriting on the Wall for Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Presence, Policy, and Praxis in Obamamerica
Obama’s Obstacles to Educational Change: Race, Racism, and Reform
Undocumented Students: The Realities of Immigration Reform
Veteran Education under the Obama Administration
Visibly Invisible: Federal Educational Policy Regarding Queer Students, Faculty, and Staff During the Obama Administration
Access and Equity for Women in Higher Education during the Era of the Obama Administration: Social Identities, Pay Inequities, and the Power of Women’s Groups in Changing Leadership Paradigms
Healthy Decisions and Unintended Consequences: Implications of the Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) for Higher Education
About the Editor
About the Authors