African American Learners

Journal of the

Institute for the Study of the African American Child (ISAAC)

Table of Contents

Vol 1, No 1 Spring 2012

Open Theme Issue


The Editor’s Corner

            Gloria Boutte and Hakim Rashid

The Director’s Corner

   Janice E. Hale


Feature Articles (Peer-reviewed)

Dr. Asa G. Hilliard III: Reflections On His Inspiration

            Hakim Rashid

Asa Hilliard Spoke Truth to Power

            Janice E. Hale

The Way of Jegna:  Restoring Excellence in African Education

            Itihari Y. Toure

Asa Hilliard:  Leader, Citizen of the World, Role Model, Mentor

            James C. Young,  Ernest D. Washington

On Asa G. Hilliard:  An Interview with James C. Young,
Clark Atlanta University Professor

            Hakim Rashid



Praxis Articles (Peer-reviewed)

Becoming “Agents of Change”: The Possibilities of Using Service-Learning and Critical Pedagogy to Prepare Pre-service Teacher         to be Critically Conscious Educators of Urban African American Learners

            Nicole Webster,  Heather Coffey,  Robert W. Simmons, III.

 Reducing Gang Violence, Improving School Security and Creating A Culture Of Learning In Schools

            Ivory A. Toldson, Edler L. Lemus