Aparecio Foundation Stereotype Threat Campaign

by The Aparecio Foundation

Summary

This public education campaign will engage, empower and educate young people concerning negative stereotypes that suppress student achievement, especially those affecting women.The campaign aims to reduce or eliminate negative stereotypes that threaten how students evaluate themselves.Our campaign will pay special attention to stereotype threats that affect women and that widen the gap in educational achievement, specifically stereotypes that alter academic identity and intellectual performance.
$75
total raised
2
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

The campaign aims to reduce or eliminate negative stereotypes that threaten how students evaluate themselves.

Solution

The ApareciĆ³ Foundation works to develop public education campaign designed to engage, educate, empower and raise awareness among young people about negative stereotypes that suppress student achievement, especially those affecting women.

Long-Term Impact

Our intention is to provide students, educators and the public with tools or techniques that can be used to reduce or eliminate performance deficits resulting from stereotype threat or social identity contingencies.

Resources

http:/​/​www.apareciofoundation.org

Organization Information

The Aparecio Foundation

Location: Chicago, IL - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.apareciofoundation.org
The Aparecio Foundation
Project Leader:
Jessica George
Chicago, IL United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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