Welcome to the Urban Research-Based Action Network (URBAN)

Recent Contributions

Collaborative Research Conference

The Urban Research Based Action Network (URBAN) has received a grant from the American Educational Research Association to host a conference on “Collaborative...

The Formation of a Grassroots Movement

Formation of a Latino Immigrant Grassroots Movement

When the city of Los Angeles banned gas-powered leaf blowers in 1996, the law sparked one of the most dynamic grassroots campaigns by Latino immigrants...

Youth HUB Presentation

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On December 4, 2014 the URBAN Boston node and the Millennium Ten Initiative hosted an event focused on the use of community-based data for measurable,...

Teaching & Researching in Support of Public Ed

Philly Node Jan 24 Event

On January 24, 2015 the URBAN Philadelphia Node, the St. Joseph's University Education Unit, Teacher Action Group (TAG), Caucus of Working...

Upcoming Events

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