Midwest Equity Assistance Center

Welcome to the Midwest Equity Assistance Center. The MEAC provides technical assistance, professional development, and information dissemination in race equity, gender equity and national origin equity to state and local educational agencies in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska. At the request of public school districts, including charter and magnet schools, center staff provide a variety of free services and resources, including professional development workshops, institutes, conferences, and in-service training for teachers, administrators and parents.

Not Just A Year of Social Justice

Click here to go to the Not Just A Year page.

Equity Update October 15-16, 2015

Mark your calendars for the MEAC 2015 Equity Update. Click here for the tentative agenda and registration information.

Educational Equity Leadership Conference - POSTPONED: New date and location coming soon.

We are planning the second Educational Leadership conference in St. Louis. Thank you for your patience. We look forward to bringing you an innovative, and collaborative conference that embodies our theme: #collectiveGENIUS. It will indeed be worth the wait.

You are listening to HOW EQUITY WORKS.

This podcast features Ms. Lecia Brooks from the Southern Poverty Law Center, Dr. Thomasina Hassler from UMSL and Harris-Stowe State University, and Dr. Linda Thurston from Kansas State University, discuss what social justice looks like for education and how educators can work to make it happen in their organizations at the 2015 Equity Update. Check back for our next podcast in January 2016.