In rural parts of the South, school choice has long been linked to private segregation academies opened for white families fleeing desegregation and busing. Mississippi’s first rural charter school challenges that legacy, but threatens the struggling traditional public schools most black children still attend
Two quantitative studies find that black students are under-identified for disabilities at school
COLUMN: We should all ‘go back’ — to the American founding ideal of shared struggle, despite our differences
'Creating a more equitable and inclusive nation is essential to living up to our democratic ideals.'
Boston-area schools are leading a shift toward culturally responsive teaching. Educators say the resulting conversations about race are difficult, uncomfortable — and absolutely necessary
Georgetown University’s students provide a blueprint for atoning for slavery
Wealthy school districts are increasingly splitting from poorer, more diverse ones, accelerating resegregation
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Black students need the federal government to tell schools to leave their hair alone
Nearly 70 percent of Mississippians failed test of basic knowledge of American history