Dr. Earl R. Jones
Research In ProgressTopic: Transformation, Poverty and African American Children. This research examines the basis of transformation in American society, its impact on poverty, the impact on African American children. The paper focuses on improving the lives of African American children and provides a quasi experimental pre-test/post-test case study analysis of an initiative to improve the conditions of Afican American children in a changing environment. Several preliminary observations regarding programming to improve the lives of African American children in light of transformation, and a changing environment are suggested. This is the second year of the anticipated five year study.