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Voices in Urban Education (VUE)

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VUE is an open-access journal published twice annually and endeavors to serve as a “roundtable-in-print” by bringing together diverse education stakeholders with a wide range of viewpoints, including leading education writers and thinkers, as well as essential but frequently underrepresented voices in educational scholarship, such as students, parents, teachers, activists, and community members.

Each issue of VUE is organized around a theme and strives to provide cutting-edge analysis of a vital issue in urban public education. Formats including visual arts, articles, interviews, video and written documentaries, poetry, and autoethnographies.

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We are launching a search for a lead editorial team for VUE, including an Editor-in-Chief and one or two Deputy Editor(s).

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The Latest Edition of Voices in Urban Education (VUE) is Here

The latest edition of NYU Metro Center’s open access journal, Voices in Urban Education (VUE) is here! VUE Volume 51, Issue 1 entitled Leadership for Racial Equity and Social Justice: Engaging Families and Communities in Educational Research, Advocacy, and Change and is now hosted on Janeway–a free, open source publishing platform developed by the Centre for Technology and Publishing at Birkbeck, University of London.

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The “Caring Tree” features a huge tree with colorful pink and white plumage that starkly contrasts against the blue, light purple, and pink highlights found in the late afternoon sky. The outline of three human figures are drawn on the base of the tree. The figure placed in the middle is red, while the figure on the right is blue, the figure on the left is purple. Above the figures, text is written across the tree which reads. “I love Growing Together”. The roots of the tree stretch far across the ground. E

Read Previous Issues of NYU Metro Center's Voices in Urban Education

Voices in Urban Education (VUE)

Volume 50 Issue 2

Culturally responsive and sustaining Education (Part II): Toward Agency, Abolition, and Freedom

Voices in Urban Education (VUE)

Volume 50 Issue 1

Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education (Part I): Vision-Driven Interrogations of Dominant Narratives

Volume 49 Issue 2

Separation and Healing: A Journey Toward Restoration and Recovery in Education

Volume 49 Issue 1

With All Deliberate Speed: Reimagining Integration from a Racial Equity Frame

About & Credits

Voices in Urban Education (VUE) features articles and other works of scholarly and general significance to a wide range of interests and communities who experience urban education through a variety of entry points.

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In 2018, NYU Metro Center acquired the journal Voices in Urban Education (VUE). VUE was initially launched in 2003 and was housed at the Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University. 

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