Urban Education Speaker Series: H. Richard Milner IV
Urban Education Speaker Series: H. Richard Milner IV
January 25, 2022

6:00 pm ET

What Do Formerly Incarcerated People Say about Their Educational Experiences?
Implications for [Urban] Education

Join H. Richard Milner IV as part of the Michigan State University College of Education Urban Education Speaker Series as he discusses his findings from interviews conducted with people who are formerly incarcerated about their experiences in school both inside and outside of the carceral system.

H. Richard Milner IV (also known as Rich) is Cornelius Vanderbilt Distinguished Professor of Education and Professor of Education in the Department of Teaching and Learning at Peabody College of Vanderbilt University. His research, teaching and policy interests concern urban education, teacher education, African American literature, and the social context of education. Professor Milner’s research examines practices and policies that support teacher effectiveness in urban schools.

Professor Milner is President Elect of the American Educational Research Association, the largest educational research organization in the world. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Education and a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association. Professor Milner’s work has appeared in numerous journals, and he has published seven books. His most recent are: Start where you are but don’t stay there: Understanding diversity, opportunity gaps, and teaching in today’s classrooms (Harvard Education Press, 2010 and 2020, Second Edition), Racing to class: Confronting poverty and race in schools and classrooms (Harvard Education Press, 2015) and These kids are out of control: Why we must reimagine classroom management for equity (Corwin Press, 2018). He can be reached at rich.milner@vanderbilt.edu.