Smithsonian Voices

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Terris Ross, Ph.D

Dr. Terris Ross is the Managing Director for the AIR Equity Initiative. In this role, Dr. Ross is developing the long-term, substantive agenda of the Equity Initiative’s work in education, where she provides intellectual and technical leadership to improve educational and economic opportunity, with deep appreciation for the challenges faced by communities segregated by race or place. 

Brown at 70: The Continued Pursuit Toward Equitable Education

On the 70th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Brown v. Board of Education, experts reflect upon its ongoing relevance and spotlight work to address systemic inequities and foster opportunities for those adversely affected by segregation