SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:10 PM

Session 025: Action and Change Strategies in Education
Room: York Suite

Sponsors: Educational Problems
Poverty, Class, and Inequality

Organizer &

Presider: Britany Gatewood, Howard University


“Transforming the Academy: Organizing Working Class Scholars at HBCUs and Beyond,” Britany Gatewood, Anthony Jackson and Walda Katz-Fishman, Howard University

“‘It’s Their Culture. They Really Don’t Value Education’: The Entrenchment of Racism in a Culturally Responsive Pedagogy Program,” Melissa Archer Alvaré, University of Delaware

“From Awareness to Activism: Enhancing Commitment to Social Justice among Liberal Arts Students,” Anne A. Statham and Leigh Anne Howard, University of Southern Indiana

“Student Loan Debt as a Social Problem: Reframing the Issues,” Susan M. Carlson, Western Michigan University

“Students’ Perspectives on Fear in the College Classroom: Causes, Consequences, and Potential Solutions,” Kristen Lee Hourigan, California State University, Los Angeles