Several months apart, the upstart San Francisco Public Press and the San Francisco Chronicle each reported on resegregation in that city's schools.
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May 22, 2015
May 19, 2015
A steady overall suicide rate for children ages 5-11 obscured an increase in suicide among young black children over the last 20 years, a study finds.
May 15, 2015
A photographer who had documented separate black and white proms in Georgia returns to film the integrated prom, but ends up with a different documentary.
May 14, 2015
isn't one of the central principles in a democracy, the power of citizens to make choices and decisions, within some limits? Also, don't we know that there's no single design/curriculum/organization for a school in which all students succeed? I think the answer is "yes." So public school choice, including chartering, with schools open to all - no admissions tests - should be part of what we work for.
May 14, 2015
Are white educators perpetuating the very negative behaviors in black students that socialize them differently than white students?
May 11, 2015
As Cleveland awaits a verdict in a high-profile police shooting case, schools are preparing for emotional discussions and safety concerns that may arise.
May 06, 2015
As educators, we can help students navigate racial trauma by providing safe spaces for honest conversations about their stressful experiences related to race.
May 01, 2015
My Brother's Keeper, a key initiative of Obama's administration, was launched in 2014 to address the needs of boys and men of color. President Obama is preparing to continue those efforts when he leaves office.
April 29, 2015
School segregation is alive and well. Next Generation Schools offer a way to address this long-standing social problem.
April 28, 2015
Out of school Tuesday after riots broke out in their city, Baltimore students said they hope classroom discussions will help them understand the death of Freddie Gray and the deeper challenges of poverty and racial tension.