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www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
Education

Raising a kid in California? They may have a college savings account you don't know about.

Many California students and newborns have college savings from CalKIDS, but most are unaware of it. [ more ]
Padailypost
1 month ago
Education

Four candidates running for three seats on the Palo Alto School Board

Four candidates enter Palo Alto school board race seeking three seats previously held by incumbents. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Education

Most Asian Americans think SAT but not race is fair to consider for college admissions

Asian American adults support standardized testing in college admissions and oppose consideration of race/ethnicity. [ more ]
Axios
1 month ago
Education

Disparity in counselors highlights school inequality 70 years after Brown ruling

School counselor shortage affects student well-being and safety, with disparities in racial resegregation. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

How Algebra Became a Flashpoint in Schools

Algebra instruction can widen racial and economic disparities, leading to controversies over when and how it should be taught. [ more ]
Southern Coalition for Social Justice
2 months ago
Education

REPORT: North Carolina's Education System Stuck in Cycle of Racism

Racial disparities in North Carolina's school system disproportionately affect students of color, as highlighted in the 2022-23 Racial Equity Report Cards. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

How Algebra Became a Flashpoint in Schools

Algebra instruction can widen racial and economic disparities, leading to controversies over when and how it should be taught. [ more ]
Southern Coalition for Social Justice
2 months ago
Education

REPORT: North Carolina's Education System Stuck in Cycle of Racism

Racial disparities in North Carolina's school system disproportionately affect students of color, as highlighted in the 2022-23 Racial Equity Report Cards. [ more ]
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ABC13 Houston
1 month ago
Education

70 years after Brown v. Board of Education: 'No kid should ever be left behind'

The landmark Brown v. Board of Education ruling ended racial segregation but disparities in education persisted [ more ]
Padailypost
2 months ago
Education

Race on for school board

Nicole Chiu-Wang is running for the Palo Alto school board for the second time, focusing on promoting equity in education and improving mental health and wellness. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 months ago
Education

Letters: Remake education

Equitable education is vital for student success
Support for affordable college education is crucial
Advocacy for systemic changes in education system [ more ]
Boston.com
4 months ago
Education

Wu says city will not expand free museum program during pilot period

The program offering free admission to cultural institutions for public school students in Boston excludes METCO, charter school, and private school students.
Boston Mayor Michelle Wu reiterated that the program will not be expanded until the pilot ends. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
4 months ago
Education

California offers cash to some community college students

Financially vulnerable students receive monthly cash payments for basic needs
Hire UP program provides real equity by offering state minimum wage to eligible students. [ more ]
Harvard Gazette
3 weeks ago
Education

School reform expert on 50-year legacy of Boston busing - Harvard Gazette

Busing in Boston aimed at racial integration had mixed results and sparked racial tension despite good intentions. [ more ]
Boston.com
4 weeks ago
Education

Black Melrose student says classmates called her a 'monkey' and cut off her braid

Schools need to address racial bullying and violence promptly to ensure a safe environment for all students. [ more ]
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