Sharon Lerner

Recent Stories

Getting to graduation: Mississippi’s state-wide push to keep kids in school

Dropping out will cost students $260,000 in lost earnings, study says

Mississippi town still fighting desegregation

Fifty years later, epic school desegregation case remains unresolved

Breastfeeding and the Achievement Gap

In Mississippi, the gap could narrow if more moms nursed their babies, so why don’t they?