With the suburbs around Hartford growing increasingly segregated, school officials are struggling to ensure that more students are attending school in a racially integrated setting.
All Blog Posts With desegregation Tag or Category
December 08, 2014
December 04, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint saying charter schools in Delaware have become a system of mostly segregated schools, according to the Associated Press.
November 14, 2014
An updated analysis on Tucson's controversial Mexican-American studies program shows that students who participated in the courses were more likely to graduate from high school and pass standardized exams they had previously failed.
August 26, 2014
A group of Arkansas school districts are bound by a desegregation agreement to follow a 1989 state law that has since been declared unconstitutional. What happens next?
August 05, 2014
A federal judge rejects a motion from parents that he toss his earlier order over data sought by the U.S. Department of Justice.
June 25, 2014
In our final week, we ask each other the lingering short questions that hadn't made it into our previous conversations.
May 16, 2014
Mexican-American parents in California won the first federal challenge of segregated schools in a case that was decided seven years before the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Brown v. Board of Education.
May 15, 2014
A surge of Latino students in public schools in the last two decades coincided with a retreat from major desegregation efforts in many school districts, researchers argue.
May 14, 2014
Kent McGuire: Segregation matters, especially if it impacts the distribution of resources, shapes policy decisions ... and affects the distribution of talented teachers
April 18, 2014
The nonprofit journalism site reports that the gains of the desegregation era have eroded in many places, including Tuscaloosa, Ala., the focus of its investigation.