Vanessa Siddle Walker

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Vanessa Siddle Walker is the Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of African American Educational Studies at Emory University and the president-elect of the American Educational Research Association (AERA).[1][2] Walker has studied the segregation of the American educational system for twenty five years and published the non-fiction work: The Lost Education Of Horace Tate: Uncovering The Hidden Heroes Who Fought For Justice In Schools.[3][4][5] She has received the Grawmeyer Award for Education, the AERA Early Career Award,[6] the Conference of Southern Graduate Schools,[7] the American Education Studies Association,[8] and three awards from AERA Divisions, including Best New Female Scholar, Best New Book, and Outstanding Book.

Education[edit]

Walker received her B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, her M.Ed from Harvard University, and her Ed. D Harvard University.

Publications[edit]

Walker’s book publications include Their Highest Potential: An African American School Community in the Segregated South (University of North Carolina Press),[9] Facing Racism in Education (Harvard Educational Review Reprint Series),[10] Racing Moral Formation (Teachers College Press),[11] and Hello Professor: A Black Principal and Professional Leadership in the Segregated South (University of North Carolina Press),[12] and Living the Legacy: Universities and Schools in Collaborative for African American Children (Rowan and Little),[13] The Lost Education of Horace Tate: Uncovering the hidden heroes who fought for justice in schools (The New Press).[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vanessa Siddle Walker Voted AERA President-Elect; Key Members Elected to AERA Council". www.aera.net. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  2. ^ "Vanessa Siddle Walker Voted AERA President-Elect". www.aera.net. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  3. ^ "11 Books Feminists Should Read In July". Bitch Media. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  4. ^ "Nonfiction Book Review: The Lost Education of Horace Tate: Uncovering the Hidden Heroes Who Fought for Justice in Schools by Vanessa Siddle Walker. New Press, $32.99 (480p) ISBN 978-1-620971-05-5". PublishersWeekly.com. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  5. ^ Roth, Michael S. (2018-08-21). "'The Lost Education of Horace Tate' Review: Civil Rights for Schoolchildren". Wall Street Journal. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2018-08-24.
  6. ^ "Vanessa Siddle Walker Voted AERA President-Elect; Key Members Elected to AERA Council". www.aera.net. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  7. ^ "Vanessa Siddle Walker - National Academy of Education". National Academy of Education. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  8. ^ "Emory professor Vanessa Siddle Walker voted American Educational Research Association president-elect". news.emory.edu. 2018-04-09. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  9. ^ Siddle, Walker, Vanessa (1996-00-00). Their Highest Potential: An African American School Community in the Segregated South. University of North Carolina Press, P. ISBN 9780807845813. Check date values in: |date= (help)
  10. ^ "Facing Racism in Education". hepg.org. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  11. ^ "Race-ing Moral Formation 9780807744499 | Teachers College Press". www.tcpress.com. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  12. ^ Walker, Vanessa Siddle; Byas, Ulysses (2009). Hello Professor: A Black Principal and Professional Leadership in the Segregated South. University of North Carolina Press. doi:10.5149/9780807888759_walker. ISBN 9780807832899. JSTOR 10.5149/9780807888759_walker.
  13. ^ "New Faculty Bio: Vanessa Siddell Walker". aas.emory.edu. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  14. ^ "The Lost Education of Horace Tate | The New Press". The New Press. Retrieved 2018-07-25.