News Summaries

 

  • News Roundup- Late April: Segregation in Alabama, NYC zoning and local stories
  • News Roundup- Early April: Local stories, a troubling DOE update and more!
  • News Roundup 3.13.17-3.31.17: New Report from the Century Foundation on vouchers and school segregation, Bridging the Divide Series from the Baltimore Sun, updates from KY and MN, & debate about Nikole Hannah-Jones’ recent NYTimes article
  • News Summary 3.12.17: Kentucky School Segregation Law: Summary and analysis of a law passed by the Kentucky House of Representatives that would have increased segregation under the guise of “neighborhood schools.”
  • Week of 2.20.17: A look inside recruitment a racially diverse charter school in New Orleans, and a New York Times article from Nikole Hannah-Jones about our wavering commitment to public institutions
  • Week of 2.13.17: An Atlantic article about the invention of segregation, and new research from the UCLA Civil Rights Project on charters and school segregation in Washington DC
  • Week of 2.6.17: New research from the Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity on charters and school segregation in Minneapolis, and a New York Times op-ed about integration in the Trump era
  • Week of 1.30.17: New research on the Obama Administration’s School Improvement Grant program, a historical look at school vouchers, and housing segregation in Baltimore
  • Week of 1.23.17: Racial disparities in school arrests, housing integration in Yonkers, and local stories
  • Week of 1.16.17: NPR interview with Nikole Hannah-Jones, DeVos Senate hearings, and local stories