Policy partnerships to make higher ed affordable for those with the most need
Affirmative action isn’t the problem, it’s wealthy parents who are robbing underrepresented groups of opportunities to climb the social ladder.
A student learns how to break free of stereotypes and think differently about her heritage, with help from a teacher and a curriculum
STUDENT VOICES: NYC’s schools chief Richard Carranza promised us he’ll keep pushing for racial integration
Richard Carranza says he’ll resist criticism and fight for more integrated schools, including changing the admissions process for specialized high schools: “People are making lots of money on the backs of our students, our immigrant students, our poor families.”
OPINION: From one white parent to another: Don’t pick schools because they’re selective and mostly white
Diverse schools are better for kids of all races, research shows; yet white affluent parents remain hesitant to choose such schools, even as they tout integration as a good idea
Black students need the federal government to tell schools to leave their hair alone
In New York City’s highly segregated school system, some schools are embracing diversity through mastery-based learning
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Report finds pre-K programs in many cities could be better and do more for young learners
Georgia’s Fulton County is among a number of suburban districts turning to national nonprofit AVID to shrink achievement gaps and get kids of color ready for college