Civil rights

Ron Brown students filter into the room where the school holds daily school wide circles for students to talk.

A new attempt to answer an old question: Does single-sex education work?

A high school for boys of color in D.C. revives Afrocentric and single sex schooling to close the achievement gap

How the federal government abandoned the Brown v. Board of Education decision

It’s illegal to run schools designed to keep out black students, but the Department of Justice is letting districts get away with it

How slavery helped build many U.S. colleges and universities

Dozens of American colleges and universities are investigating their historic ties to the slave trade and debating how to atone. (function() { if (!window.mc4wp) { window.mc4wp = { listeners: [],…

Nonwhite students slow to seek mental health counseling for which they’re more in need

Resistance to getting help is contributing to low college graduation rates for some, say experts

Open letter to teachers who feel trapped in racist schools

Children have to be taught how to hate each other

OPINION: It’s not too late for DeVos to make informed changes to current Title IX policies

A look at data and best practices from New York and other states

OPINION: Can we trace the roots of Charlottesville to school segregation?

School isolation by race begins with our earliest learners


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TEACHER VOICE: What was troubling enough as 20th century history is happening in the present time

It is essential that we have discussions about Charlottesville in the classroom

I got to choose private schools, but will vouchers really help other kids make it?

One of the first cities to embrace private school vouchers thinks not