Why I’m not involved: Parental involvement from a parent’s perspective

A university researcher explains how issues of race, culture, and trust have made her reluctant to become more involved at her son’s school.   By Jung-ah Choi I am the mother of a 7-year-old boy from [...]

Can we talk about race? An interview with Beverly Daniel Tatum

Twenty years after publishing Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?, author and former Spelman College president Beverly Daniel Tatum says Americans still need to talk about race if they want [...]

Gerrymandering educational opportunity

The extent to which school boundaries foster or hinder efforts at enhancing school diversity depends on the motivation and political will of district leadership.  By Meredith P. Richards In May, the U.S. Supreme Court struck [...]