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July 28, 2019

Trump Teased a School Busing Plan 'In About Four Weeks' a Month Ago. There's No Sign of It

Trump's statement in late June that his administration would release a policy on school desegregation doesn't square with his administration's past policy moves or the current political climate.

July 15, 2019

Most Students of Color Have White Teachers. Here's Pete Buttigieg's Plan to Change That

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg wants to increase transparency about teacher hiring practices to boost diversity in the field. Would his plan work?

May 23, 2019

Groups Tell Washington to Make Teacher Diversity a Priority. But How, Exactly?

Teacher diversity involves action at a variety of levels, but a broad swath say the federal government should be a key partner on the issue when it comes to legislation and regulation.

November 07, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigned. Here's His Record on Children's Civil Rights

The former Republican senator from Alabama had clashed repeatedly with the civil rights community over transgender students, affirmative action, immigration, and more.

September 06, 2018

'Strength in Diversity Act' Would Create Federal Grants for Schools

The Democrats' legislation would authorize $120 million in grants for "voluntary community-driven strategies" to increase diversity in education.


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