Posted inHigher Ed

Analysis: Trump’s Justice Dept moves to protect whites in college admissions

This chat transcript has been lightly edited for clarity. Editor’s Note: The Trump Administration has denied reports that they are launching a large-scale investigation into affirmative action policies in college admissions. Instead they say the Justice Department is only looking for lawyers to work on a single case brought against Harvard University by Asian-American students […]

Posted inElementary to High School

5 Mississippi education stories you may have missed this summer

There has been no shortage of compelling stories this summer involving Mississippi, education and rural schools. Some of these stories hit on perennial summer themes, like summer school and food insecurity. Others go deep, exploring efforts by small districts to innovate, for example, or describing personal experiences with education reforms. Amidst the constant churn of […]