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What does UR stand for?

UR stands for Unintentional Racism

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closing the gap Sponsors: Eugene-Springfield chapter of NAACP, in collaboration with Eugene, Springfield and Bethel school districts Speakers: Jean Moule, associate professor of education at Oregon State University and president of the Oregon chapter of the National Association of Multicultural Education, will speak about deepening understanding of unconscious bias and unintentional racism.
However, separate research highlighted the role of teacher expectations, the report said unintentional racism stems from "longstanding social conditioning involving negative images (particularly of black men) which stereotype them as threatening".