research power hour

Identifying Inequities: Latest Research from Three Scholars

This month’s Research Power Hour presents three scholars whose work touches in some way on youth motivation and encouragement. Their talks also connect around issues of structural inequity and diversity.

Past Event


December 16, 2020


2-3p ET / 11a-noon PT



Webinar Recording


Dr. Latisha Ross’ Slides


Dr. Maleka Donaldson

Assistant Professor of Early Elementary Education
University of Hartford, College of Education, Nursing, & Health Professions

Presentation Topic
What’s in a mistake?: Exploring how daily classroom responses to mistakes mirror broader school inequities

Click here for Dr. Donaldson’s bio and a full description of her upcoming presentation.

Dr. Stephen AguiIar

Assistant Professor of Education
University of Southern California Rossier School of Education

Presentation Topic
The Digital Equity Gap: Whom does it harm? (And what we can do about it)

Click here for Dr. Aguilar’s bio and a full description of his upcoming presentation.

Dr. Latisha Ross

Research Associate
University of Virginia’s Center to Promote Effective Youth Development

Presentation Topic
Parent Academic Socialization & Black Youth

Click here for Dr. Ross’s bio and a full description of her upcoming presentation.