I am continually relearning the true history of our nation, the one that wasn’t taught in school, and how centuries of systemic racism have negatively impacted opportunities for Black people.
June 17, 2020
This current activism cannot be the end. As communities, we need to encourage and support each other to look inside.
June 16, 2020
As public health professionals, we have an important role to play in preventing structural racism in addition to mitigating and healing its resulting traumas and health disparities.
June 15, 2020
Before you can address racial injustice in the world, you need to address it in your home, in your community, and in your organization.
June 15, 2020
Studies carried out before COVID-19 indicate that one in six older adults will experience some form of mistreatment: financial, neglect, psychological, physical, or sexual.
June 9, 2020
EDC’s Law and Justice curriculum supports the development of an informed, active “fourth branch” of government—the people.
June 4, 2020
As families globally confront the stressors associated with the COVID-19 pandemic—including job loss, food insecurity, and...
May 27, 2020
At EDC, we are preparing to support districts across Massachusetts in their reopening plans through the Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) and Mental Health Academy.
May 18, 2020
When students experience traumatic events—violence, grief, abuse—their ability to cope with emotions and to learn is severely...