Pitt-Assisted Communities & Schools

Programs & Research

African American Parenting Project

This project seeks to design a best practice framework for culturally and contextually informed African American parent engagement in their children's school success.
Contact: James Huguley

Justice Scholars at Westinghouse Academy

The Justice Scholars project at Westinghouse Academy will enroll high school students in University of Pittsburgh courses and engage them in new opportunities on and around the college campus.
Contact: Esohe Osai 

Just Discipline Project

This study examines the local context in racial justice in school discipline and implementing a best practice model in a local high-need school.
Contact: James Huguley

Community Schools Literature Review

PACS is engaged in a survey of the literature to understand the effectiveness of community schools efforts, as documented in empirically rigorous studies.
Contact: Esohe Osai