Dedrick Muhammed introduces Dr. Jared Bernstein who discusses economic and social insurance reforms, the need for income security, closing the education and wealth gap, and promoting a vibrant middle class at the 2011 Color of Wealth Policy Summit.
Darrick Hamilton, Associate Professor at the Milano School, speaks about the racial wealth gap and economic security at the 2011 Color of Wealth Summit in Washington, D.C.
Representative Melvin Watt of North Carolina explains why social security is important for African Americans and why public policy and programs that address economic disparity and income security are vital to economic health.
Sam Chaltain, National Director, Forum for Education and Democracy discusses U.S. public education policy and school reform and introduces forum panelists. Topics include : closing the achievement gap, facilitating teachers’ success, and ESEA reauthorization.
George H. Wood discusses U.S. public education policy and school reform. Topics include : closing the achievement gap, facilitating teachers’ success, and ESEA reauthorization.