Columbia professor Chris Emdin is piloting an innovative approach to science curriculum at Bronx Compass High School. Emdin’s research focuses on race and inequality in the classroom, and he’s carved out a particular specialty in building creative and culturally engaging science curricula. Here’s his TED Talk from 2012:

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