Claudio Sanchez, NPR Sixty years after Brown v. Board of Education, black and white children still attend segregated schools in many parts of the country. Majority black schools are less likely to have good teachers, and kids there are more likely to be poor. That, experts say, is the single biggest obstacle to their academic success.
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On May 13th, 2014 at a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court honoring the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, our national alliance, Journey for Justice*, released a report documenting how 60 years after the historic supreme court decision, public education in this country is under attack! “Death by a Thousand Cuts: Racism, School Closures, and Public
The current issue of Voices in Urban Education, from the Annenberg Institute for School Reform, features the powerful work of UYC and our allies in shaping the most important mayoral race in decades! Download and read the incredible journey to elevate our key education priorities in the mayoral race, shift the public debate on education,