Antar Tichavakunda

Guest Blogger

PhD Student, University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California

Antar Tichavakunda is a doctoral student in urban education policy and a research assistant in the Pullias Center for Higher Education at the University of Southern California.

His research interests include the digital divide as it relates to historically underrepresented youth and the experience of underrepresented student populations at predominately white institutions.

RECENT POSTS

Posted Aug. 10, 2015

There’s No App for Our Education Woes

Thousands of people believe that students stand to gain from using education mobile apps. Early stage research suggests that some…

By Antar Tichavakunda

Read Post

OUR NETWORK

Featured Posts

Posted June 20, 2017

Special Education Was Created to Push Students Forward But It’s Been Used to Hold Them Back

I was a special education teacher for six years in the resource and co-teaching setting. Though I could not be more proud to be an…

By Jemelleh Coes

Read Post

Posted June 14, 2017

I Always Hated Charter Schools. Until I Put My Kids on the Waitlist.

I have never been much of a proponent of charter schools. I am the proud product of traditional public education from kindergarten through 12th grade…

By Vivett Dukes

Read Post

Posted June 16, 2017

These Denver Principals Are Calling for an End to Suspensions of Young Students

In the world of education, few things are sadder or more ill-advised than suspending kids as young as 4 years old from school for behavioral…

By Sara Gips Goodall, Lindsey Lorehn, Jennifer Jackson, Jenni Reese, Alexa Mason, Alex Magaña

Read Post

Browse by Date

Keep Up With
Education Post

Sign up for weekly emails featuring our top blog posts:

Want more? Get our morning update and join us in #Voices4Ed.

What We’re
Tweeting