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Nathaniel Williams

Assistant Professor of Educational Studies

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Galesburg, IL 61401-4999

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Assistant Professor of Educational Studies

Years at Knox: 2015 to present

Education
Ph.D., Urban Education Studies, 2015, Indiana University 
M.A., Education Psychology, 2012, Indiana University.
B.A., Education, 2009, Indiana University.

Selected Professional Accomplishments

Publications
"The Black kitchen-table agreement: The power of silence during the era of Trump," [Special issue] International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education. March 2017.

Scheurich, J. J. & Williams, N., "An urban school principal encounters a group of teachers who seek to address racism in their school," Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership. December 2016.

Scheurich, J. J., Bonds, V. L. Phelps-Moultrie, J. A., Currie, B. J., Crayton, T. A., Elfreich, A., Bhathena, C. D., Kyser, T. S., & Williams, N. A., "A community-based framework for educational equity with explicated exemplars," Race, Ethnicity, and Education. October 3, 2016.

Scheurich, J. J., Williams, N., & Daniels, D., "Public universities profiteering on charter schools serving students of color: The Ball State University charter authorizer case," National Journal of Urban Education and Practice. April 2016.

Scheurich, J. J., Williams, N., Phelps-Moultrie, J., Cannon, M. A., Sosa, T., & Shaver, E. J. "Racism in schools," In Lomotey, K. (Ed.) "People of color in the United States: Contemporary issues in education, work, communities, health and immigration," (2016) Volume I Westport, CT: Greenwood.

"Nothing new under the sun [ white paper]," Indianapolis Branch # 3053 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. April 2016.

"DWB; Disciplined while Black". (in process)Williams, N. A., Skiba, R., & Chung, C. G, 2015.

"Looking through the keyhole of a very large door: What's missing from the discourse on school discipline" (in process) Williams, N. A., Skiba, R., & Hughes, R. 2014. 

"A New Definitional Framework For Educational Equity With Explicated Exemplars". Scheurich, J. J., Bonds, V. L., Phelps, J. A., Currie, B. J., Crayton, T. A., Elfreich, A. M., Bhathena, C. D., Kyser, T. S., & Williams, N.A, Handbook For Urban Educational Leadership. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield, 2013.

Presentations
With Cosby, G. "Digital Community-based Scholarly Activism: New media Counternarratives," Critical Race Studies in Education Association (CRSEA). Indianapolis, IN. May 31 - June 2, 2017.

With Scheurich, J., Williams, N. "Using Social Media Videos for Community-Based Scholarly Activism (CSA)," International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Urbana-Champaign, IL. May 19, 2017.

With Cosby, G., & Scheurich, J. "Resisting state-sanctioned racialized educational genocide: Storytelling from those Fighting free-market urban education reform," Critical Race Studies in Education Association (CRSEA), Denver, CO. June 1 - 3, 2016.

"Our graves we dug," IUPUI School of Education Honors Banquet, Indianapolis, IN. April 2017.

With Cosby, G., & Scheurich, J., "Putting the Public back in education," Kheprw Institute. Indianapolis, IN. February 2017.

With Waterhouse, C., "Television appearance - Education reform in the city of Indianapolis," Naked Truth. Indianapolis, IN. January 2017.

Keynote - IUPUI School of Education December Graduation Ceremony. Indianapolis, IN. December 2016.

Moderator - "Viewing and Community dialogue: Attucks The School That Opened a City," Indianapolis, IN. October 2016.

With Scheurich, J., "Rise up against the Mind Trust," Kephrw Institute, Indianapolis, IN. September 2016.

With Wyze, R., "How Education Reform Occurs," Concerned Clergy and NAACP of Indianapolis Branch #3053, Indianapolis, IN. Internet Radio, July 2016.

With Moore, W., "Television special guest on Real Talk, Real People," WHMB-TV 40. Noblesville, IN. July 2016.

With Alexander, A., "Harambee on 1310AM the light," Radio One Production, Indianapolis, IN. July 2016.

With Cosby, G., & Scheurich, J., Town hall forum: ALEC, School Reform and The Mind Trust Network. June 2016.

With Cosby, G., & Scheurich, J., "Town hall forum: The Mind Trust is a Trojan horse," Concerned Clergy and NAACP of Indianapolis Branch #3053, Indianapolis, IN. June 2016.

With Scheurich, J., "Nothing new under the sun," Innovation Network Town hall Meeting with the NAACP of Indianapolis Branch #3053. Indianapolis, IN. January 2016.

With Alexander, A., "Harambee on 1310AM the light," Radio One Production, Indianapolis, IN. January 2016.

"We know racial disproportionality in discipline is a problem; what's the policy got to do wit' it? Williams, N., & Annamma, S. International Conference on Urban Education (ICUE).Montego Bay, Jamaica, 2014.

"White educators talk about their white racism: Educators of color critique their talk." Scheurich, J., Williams, N., Priester, M., Portillo, W., Robbins, K., Shaver, E., & Gatza, A. Journal of Curriculum Theory Bergamo Conference. Dayton, Ohio. 2014

"Understanding the School-to-Prison Pipeline". National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N'COBRA). Indianapolis, Indiana. 2014.

"M.O.C. (Money Over Children); Manufacturing Katrina". National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N'COBRA) Indianapolis, Indiana, 2014.

"Art as Activism: CRITherapy Workshop."Rogers, J., Hotchkins, B., & Williams, N. Critical Race Studies in Education Association (CRSEA). Nashville, Tennessee. 2014

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