Education Policy Speaker Series: Domingo Morel
January 31 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
“Takeover: Race, Education, and American Democracy”
The first systematic study of state takeovers of local school district; argues that state takeovers may provide opportunities of empowerment for marginalized groups, but in other cases, dis-empowers Black and Latino communities; develops the concept of conservative education logic; provides a framework to analyze state-local relations
About Dr. Domingo Morel
He’s an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Rutgers University, Newark. In 2018-19, he will be a Visiting Scholar at the Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University. His research program and teaching portfolio focus on racial and ethnic politics, urban politics, education politics and public policy. He is the author of “Takeover: Race, Education, and American Democracy” (Oxford University Press, 2018). He is also co-editor of Latino Mayors: Power and Political Change in the Postindustrial City (Temple University Press, 2018).