Editors: Sandra Harris and Stacey Edmonson
Chapter 5: From Ice Raids to Equity: Hispanic Students' Progress through High School in an Immigrant Responsive City, co-authored by John Hill, UNO faculty member.
Chapter 9: Focusing School Leadership on Poverty and Ethnicity for K-12 Student Success, co-authored by Jeanne L. Surface, Kay A. Keiser, Peter J. Smith, and Karen L. Hayes.
This project was borne of a desire to support these scholar-practitioner leaders. We invited educational leaders to share recent studies which brought issues of social justice to the fore. Certainly, the 20 papers that were accepted as chapters for this book do not address all of the problems with which educators are faced. Nor do the 20 chapters provide definitive answers to these difficult issues. However, they do provide valuable information and ensure that thoughtful, reflective dialogue is occurring regarding critical social justice understandings or misunderstandings.
Garrison, J. M., & Hill, J. W. (2013). From ICE raids to equity: Hispanic students’ progress through high school in an immigrant responsive city. In S. Harris and S. Edmonson (Eds.), Critical social justice issues for educators today (pp. 70-87). NCPEA Publications: Ypsilanti, MI. Surface, J. L., Keiser, K. A., Smith, P. J., and Hayes, K. L. (2013). Focusing School Leadership on Poverty and Ethnicity for K-12 Student Success. In S. Harris and S. Edmonson (Eds.), Critical Social Justice Issues for School Practitioners. (pp. 146-163) NCPEA Publications: Yisplanti: MI.