AOCC Mission

photo of audience membersThe mission of the AOCC is to inspire and impact the improvement of the education sector by annually convening alumni, students, practitioners, artists, and scholars both from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and across the nation in order to share best practices and cutting edge research on strengthening that practices and competencies of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion that pertains to people of color in educational spaces.

Video: What is the AOCC?

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"Inspiring. Rejuvenating. Empowering." These are some of the words used to describe the experience of attending the annual HGSE Alumni of Color Conference (AOCC) — which is not your typical academic conference.

video: AOCC 2020

Photo of Radcliffe YardHGSE 100 Years in the Making: Past, Present, and Future of Education for Communities of Color