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Advocacy and Strategic Intervention. The Higher Education Program of the Southern Education Foundation. A Twelve-Year Report [microform] / James E. Blackwell
Bib ID 5496560
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Blackwell, James E
 
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1987 
39 p. 
Summary

The Southern Education Foundation's Higher Education Program (HEP), its history, activities, and directions are described. The program was established within the foundation in 1974 to address the critical issues raised by the Adams vs. Richardson case, which mandated the dismantling of dual (racially discriminatory) systems of public higher education. From 1974 to 1982, the foundation concentrated on small grants and conferences, but in 1982, the Ford Foundation provided funding to expand the HEP. It consisted of four distinct but interrelated areas: monitoring and coalition building, outreach and networking, technical assistance, and a research task force. Each had the primary purpose of advancing efforts to construct a unitary system of higher education guaranteeing racial equity or parity and simultaneously enhancing and preserving the integrity and viability of historically black institutions. The formal program in higher education ended in 1986, but elements of work in this area continue in the Southern Education Foundation's Education and Public Policy Program. Appended materials include profiles of individuals influential in the HEP, authors of HEP-sponsored studies, a list of HEP grants, a chronology of major activities, a list of foundation publications, and a reference list. (MSE)

Notes

Availability: Southern Education Foundation, 340 W. Peachtree Street, NW, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30308.

ERIC Note: Photographs may not reproduce clearly.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Agency Role.  |  Black Colleges.  |  Court Litigation.  |  Desegregation Methods.  |  Equal Education.  |  Federal Courts.  |  Higher Education.  |  Outreach Programs.  |  Program Descriptions.  |  Program Development.  |  Public Colleges.  |  Racial Integration.  |  Regional Planning.  |  Research Projects.  |  Southern Education Foundation  |  Supreme Court United States (South)
Form/genre Reports, Descriptive.
Other authors/contributors Southern Education Foundation, Atlanta, GA
Available From ERIC 
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260 |a[Washington, D.C.] :|bDistributed by ERIC Clearinghouse,|c1987.
300 |a39 p.
500 |aAvailability: Southern Education Foundation, 340 W. Peachtree Street, NW, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30308.|5ericd
500 |aERIC Note: Photographs may not reproduce clearly.|5ericd
520 |aThe Southern Education Foundation's Higher Education Program (HEP), its history, activities, and directions are described. The program was established within the foundation in 1974 to address the critical issues raised by the Adams vs. Richardson case, which mandated the dismantling of dual (racially discriminatory) systems of public higher education. From 1974 to 1982, the foundation concentrated on small grants and conferences, but in 1982, the Ford Foundation provided funding to expand the HEP. It consisted of four distinct but interrelated areas: monitoring and coalition building, outreach and networking, technical assistance, and a research task force. Each had the primary purpose of advancing efforts to construct a unitary system of higher education guaranteeing racial equity or parity and simultaneously enhancing and preserving the integrity and viability of historically black institutions. The formal program in higher education ended in 1986, but elements of work in this area continue in the Southern Education Foundation's Education and Public Policy Program. Appended materials include profiles of individuals influential in the HEP, authors of HEP-sponsored studies, a list of HEP grants, a chronology of major activities, a list of foundation publications, and a reference list. (MSE)
530 |aMay also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18:|uhttps://eric.ed.gov/
533 |aMicrofiche.|b[Washington D.C.]:|cERIC Clearinghouse|emicrofiches : positive.
650 1 7 |aAgency Role.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aBlack Colleges.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aCourt Litigation.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aDesegregation Methods.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aEqual Education.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aFederal Courts.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aHigher Education.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aOutreach Programs.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aProgram Descriptions.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aProgram Development.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aPublic Colleges.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aRacial Integration.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aRegional Planning.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aResearch Projects.|2ericd
653 1 |aSouthern Education Foundation
653 0 |aSupreme Court|aUnited States (South)
655 7 |aReports, Descriptive.|2ericd
710 2 |aSouthern Education Foundation, Atlanta, GA.
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