Dr. Fuller is recognized for his work as a civil rights activist, education policy reform advocate, as well as a respected academic. He was a community organizer in Durham, North Carolina and co-founder of the Malcolm X Liberation University in 1969. He served as the superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools from 1991-1995. In addition to his current leadership at Marquette University, Dr. Fuller is the Chair Emeritus of the Board of The Black Alliance for Educational Options and Milwaukee Collegiate Academy. He also serves on the Board of Milwaukee Region Board of Teach for America, Milwaukee Charter School Advocates; is a member of the Board of Trustees of his Alma Mater, Carroll University; and is an Advisory Board member of the Big Picture Company and the National Association for Charter School Authorizers.
Dr. Fuller received his B.S. degree in Sociology from Carroll College in Waukesha, Wisconsin, in 1962; M.S.A. degree in Social Administration from Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1964, and his Ph.D. in Sociological Foundations of Education from Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1986.
November 15 - 17, 2017
Alternative Accountability Policy Forum 2017
This year's AAPF17 will expand sessions on education policy, teaching strategies, learning strategies, alternative schools, dropout prevention, school accountability, articles on education and more opportunities to network and ideas for how to advocate for your students at the State and Federal levels.