Welcome to the Annenberg Institute for School Reform’s media center. Please browse the links on this page for our latest news and let us know if we can assist you with interviews or more information.
Director of Strategic Communications
Office (401) 863-3552
Cell (401) 338-6385
Address: Brown University, Box 1985, Providence, RI 02912
Senior Fellow: Warren Simmons
Interim Executive Director: Michael Grady
Number of staff: 36
Mission Statement: The mission of the Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University is to develop, share, and act on knowledge that improves the conditions and outcomes of schooling in America, especially in urban communities and in schools serving underserved children.
What We Do: Through our work in district and systems transformation, support for community organizing and engagement, research and policy analysis, and strategic communicatons, AISR supports equitable access to learning opportunities for all students and a strong, aligned cross-sector collaboration between urban school districts and families, students, and community partners.
Who we are: For staff bios, click here.
Education experts from AISR are available for media interviews. Their areas of expertise range from urban education and discipline disparities to community organizing for education reform.
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TV and Radio Services
Brown University offers a direct link to Live Studio: A Boston Bureau Productions Company for uplink to C- and Ku-band satellite, as well as VYVX fiber-optic for television, and an ISDN line for radio interviews.