Critical Race Training in Education

Iowa State University


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100 Enrollment Services Center
2433 Union Drive
Ames, Iowa 50011
(515) 294-4111
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School Information
"Iowa State University is a public, land-grant university, where students get a great academic start in learning communities and stay active in 800-plus student organizations, undergrad research, internships and study abroad. They learn from world-class scholars who are tackling some of the world's biggest challenges -- feeding the hungry, finding alternative fuels and advancing manufacturing." The university enrolls over 31,800 students, has 100 majors, and employs over 1,800 faculty. (Source: (Source:
General Information
Iowa State University has a graduate academic program called "Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (EL PS)". This program contains courses on Critical Race Theory and its applications in education. No Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. See developments below:


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    The university has an entire academic discipline within graduate course catalog called “Educational Leadership and Policy Studies" which includes courses on “Education for Social Justice,” “Decolonizing Praxis”, “Pedagogies of Dissent”, and “Critical Race Theory in Education”.

Last updated May 18th, 2022