The Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles (CRP) is a leading organization devoted to civil rights research.

Services Provided

The CRP’s research monitors the success of American schools in equalizing opportunity. We testify and provide assistance on Capitol Hill and state capitals. Research has been used in federal legislation and cited in litigation.

Who We Serve

Our research audience includes academics, policy makers, elected officials, education organizations, civil rights advocates and the media.

Mission and Goals

The mission of the Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles is to renew the civil rights movement by bridging the worlds of ideas and action, to be a preeminent source of intellectual capital within that movement, and to deepen the understanding of civil rights issues and equal opportunity for racial and ethnic groups in the United States.

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Campus Affiliation

Graduate School of Education and Information Studies
8370 Math Sciences
Los Angeles, CA 90095