Opportunity & Equity 2014: Presentations

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Thu, 2014-03-13 11:13

Each day, a growing number of people struggle to make ends meet, yet there are promising strategies and tools that can help fight this trend, that have been proven to reduce poverty and build prosperity. 

At Opportunity & Equity 2014 guests explored successful and promising models and concepts in public policy, education, asset building and more.



Michigan's Education Landscape, Amber Arellano, Education Trust Midwest


Income Inequality in Michigan, Dr. Charles Ballard, Michigan State University


Pursuing Excellence through Equity, Dr. Pedro Noguera, New York University


Metropolitan Detroit Race Equity Report, Shirley Stancato, New Detroit


Race for Results: Building a Path to Opportunity for all Children, Jane Zehnder-Merrell, Michigan League for Public Policy 


Exemplary Models for Entrepreneurship, Jeannine LaPrad, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce