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Social Justice Scholar & Author of "Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools"

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Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. is an award-winning author and social justice scholar with three decades of experience in the areas of education, civil rights, juvenile and social justice. Dr. Morris is the author of the forthcoming book, Sing A Rhythm, Dance A Blues (The New Press, 2019), which explores a pedagogy to counter the criminalization of Black and Brown girls in schools. She is also the author of Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools (The New Press, 2016), Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-First Century (The New Press, 2014), Too Beautiful for Words (MWM Books, 2012) and worked with Kemba Smith on her book, Poster Child: The Kemba Smith Story (IBJ Book Publishing, 2011).

Dr. Morris has written dozens of articles, book chapters, and other publications on social justice issues and lectured widely on research, policies, and practices associated with improving juvenile justice, educational, and socioeconomic conditions for Black girls, women, and their families. Dr. Morris was a 2018 TED Women speaker and is an executive producer and writer for a documentary film exploring how exclusionary discipline impacts Black girls in the United States.

Dr. Morris is the Founder and President of the National Black Women’s Justice Institute (NBWJI), an organization that works to interrupt school-to-confinement pathways for girls, reduce the barriers to employment for formerly incarcerated women, and increase the capacity of organizations working to reduce sexual assault and domestic violence in African American communities. She served as an adjunct associate professor for Saint Mary’s College of California between 2013-2018 and has taught at the University of San Francisco and California State University, Sacramento. Dr. Morris is a 2012 Soros Justice Fellow, the former Vice President for Economic Programs, Advocacy and Research at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the former Director of Research for the Thelton E. Henderson Center for Social Justice at the UC Berkeley Law School. She has also worked in partnership with and served as a consultant for federal, state and county agencies, national academic and research institutions, and communities throughout the nation to develop comprehensive approaches and training curricula to eliminate racial/ethnic and gender disparities in justice and educational systems. Her work in this area has informed the development and implementation of improved culturally competent and gender-responsive continua of services for youth.

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Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-first Century

Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-first Century

Poster Child, The Kemba Smith Story

Poster Child, The Kemba Smith Story

Too Beautiful for Words: 10th Anniversary Edition

Too Beautiful for Words: 10th Anniversary Edition

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Monique W Morris

Social Justice Scholar & Author of "Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools"

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Monique W Morris Biography

Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. is an award-winning author and social justice scholar with three decades of experience in the areas of education, civil rights, juvenile and social justice. Dr. Morris is the author of the forthcoming book, Sing A Rhythm, Dance A Blues (The New Press, 2019), which explores a pedagogy to counter the criminalization of Black and Brown girls in schools. She is also the author of Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools (The New Press, 2016), Black Stats: African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-First Century (The New Press, 2014), Too Beautiful for Words (MWM Books, 2012) and worked with Kemba Smith on her book, Poster Child: The Kemba Smith Story (IBJ Book Publishing, 2011).

Dr. Morris has written dozens of articles, book chapters, and other publications on social justice issues and lectured widely on research, policies, and practices associated with improving juvenile justice, educational, and socioeconomic conditions for Black girls, women, and their families. Dr. Morris was a 2018 TED Women speaker and is an executive producer and writer for a documentary film exploring how exclusionary discipline impacts Black girls in the United States.

Dr. Morris is the Founder and President of the National Black Women’s Justice Institute (NBWJI), an organization that works to interrupt school-to-confinement pathways for girls, reduce the barriers to employment for formerly incarcerated women, and increase the capacity of organizations working to reduce sexual assault and domestic violence in African American communities. She served as an adjunct associate professor for Saint Mary’s College of California between 2013-2018 and has taught at the University of San Francisco and California State University, Sacramento. Dr. Morris is a 2012 Soros Justice Fellow, the former Vice President for Economic Programs, Advocacy and Research at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the former Director of Research for the Thelton E. Henderson Center for Social Justice at the UC Berkeley Law School. She has also worked in partnership with and served as a consultant for federal, state and county agencies, national academic and research institutions, and communities throughout the nation to develop comprehensive approaches and training curricula to eliminate racial/ethnic and gender disparities in justice and educational systems. Her work in this area has informed the development and implementation of improved culturally competent and gender-responsive continua of services for youth.

Monique W Morris Videos

  • Why black girls are targeted for punishment at school
    Around the world, black girls are being pushed out of schools because of policies that target them for punishment, says author and social justice...
  • Monique Morris Interview
    ACSA communications sat down with Women in School Leadership Forum keynoter Dr. Monique Morris to discuss educational equity, social ...
  • Conservation with Monique W. Morris, author of "PUSHOUT"
    MoAD hosted November 17th, 2016 conservation with author Monique W. Morris, "PUSHOUT" The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools.

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  • How much does it cost to book Monique W Morris?

    Booking fees for Monique W Morris, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Monique W Morris, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Monique W Morris?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Monique W Morris for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Monique W Morris for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Monique W Morris or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Monique W Morris or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Monique W Morris is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Monique W Morris for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Monique W Morris generally travels from San Francisco, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Austin Channing Brown, Dorothy Roberts, Xernona Clayton, Fania Davis and James Bell. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Monique W Morris for an upcoming event.

Monique W Morris Speaker Videos

  • Why black girls are targeted for punishment at school
    Around the world, black girls are being pushed out of schools because of policies that target them for punishment, says author and social justice scholar Monique W. Morris. The result: countless...
    Monique Morris Interview
    ACSA communications sat down with Women in School Leadership Forum keynoter Dr. Monique Morris to discuss educational equity, social ...
  • Conservation with Monique W. Morris, author of "PUSHOUT"
    MoAD hosted November 17th, 2016 conservation with author Monique W. Morris, "PUSHOUT" The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools.
    PUSHOUT: A Discussion About the Criminalization of Black Girls in ...
    The California Endowment recently hosted a discussion with Monique W. Morris and a distinguished panel to discuss her new book, Pushout: ...

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