On December 16, 2009, Algebra Project Founder and President Bob Moses met with attorney John Doar at Doar’s offices in NYC. Doar served as First Assistant then Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division in the US Department of Justice from 1960-1967, playing a significant role in man[...]
2010 – Summer
Making the Connection between the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s and the current-day movement to ensure Quality Education for All Children in America
Coming out of Bob Moses’ call to organize a movement demanding quality education for all students, a number of schools have joined the AP’s national network of Cohort sites. The Cohort model is a collaborative effort between the Algebra Project, the Young People’s Project, and local universi[...]
Bill Crombie joins the Algebra Project full-time staff as National Director for PD and PDPD activities at the high school level William Crombie is the director of professional development for the Algebra Project, Inc. Since 1990 Mr. Crombie has been involved in the development and delivery of curric[...]
June 7-18: AP Teacher PD Institute at Manual Arts High School and Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles (year 1 materials) June 19-26: PDPD Institute at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL July 9-30: AP Teacher PD Institute at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL (year 2 materia[...]
This summer the Algebra Project partners with YPP, the People Speak, and Beacon Press for QECR book release and accompanying tour!!
Quality Education as a Constitutional Right: Creating a Grassroots Movement to Transform Public Schools. Editors: Theresa Perry, Robert P. Moses, Joan T. Wynne, Ernesto Cortes Jr., Lisa Delpit. Legendary civil rights leader and education activist Robert Moses invited one hundred prominent African Am[...]