Science Bound receives award from National Association for Multicultural Education

Former Science Bound Program Director Anita Rollins and former Science Bound Director Connie Hargrave recently attended the 2019 National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME) conference to receive the Rose Duhon-Sells Program Award on behalf of Science Bound. 

The Rose Duhon-Sells Program Award is awarded to an educational program who meets the following criteria, as laid out by NAME on their website

  • The mission and goals of the program reflect attention to multiple facets of diversity.
  • The program meets the needs of a diverse population or seeks to expand multiculturalism for monocultural populations. 
  • The program offers a curriculum that responds to the diversity of our nation and prepares students to be active participants in our democratic society. 
  • The program offers effective instructional strategies for the population it serves.
  • The program fosters connections between home, school, and community.