The Marian Wright Edelman Institute for the Study of Children, Youth & Families

The Marian Wright Edelman Institute for the Study of Children, Youth, and Families at San Francisco State University brings together faculty, community members, and students to address the ever-changing needs of children, youth, and families. The Institute serves as a powerful tool for outreach, advocacy, and research. The mission of the Institute is:

  • To support campus and citywide efforts to improve the quality of early childhood education
  • To promote collaboration among faculty and partnerships between SF State, other higher educational institutions, and the community
  • To foster research and scholarly work

For further information about the Institute, contact the Institute office at (415) 405-3976. Location: HSS 258