Another “gap” that must be closed.
Tag Archives: Race in Schools
He’s the “clock boy.”
The fights–involving 200 to 300 students–were racial.
Even Obama is guilty of continuing this “legacy of oppression.”
KKK Lynching Message on Berkeley High School Computer Traced to Student, Los Angeles Times
No word on the offender’s race.
Teachers can no longer suspend students for defiance. Consequences were predictable.
Both black and white students say “#BringBackFields.”
Asians outscore whites in most states.
District spends over $13,000 per student each year.
The FBI is opening a civil rights investigation.
No mention of shifting demographics as a cause.
The few whites in DC public schools dramatically outperform non-whites.
Because white people can’t relate to Hispanic students.
Much agonizing over the inevitable.
Also suggests they host events such as “Undocumented Week.”
Advocates think pre-K will narrow achievement gaps; evidence suggests otherwise.
Concerns Raised over Lack of Diversity in SF School Election Results, KTVU (San Francisco)
The principal withheld the results because too many winners were white.
In the city’s public schools, math and reading proficiency have gone down.
Who’s My Teacher Today?, Tampa Bay Times
No one wants to teach schools full of poor blacks.
Non-whites not tapped often enough for special ed.
Black head of schools had “tuition to pay and casinos to visit.”
Parents, Students Say 3rd Grader Terrorizing East Bay Elementary School, CBS San Francisco
30 children kept home from school because of the little fiend.
It featured no blacks.
Large Fight Reported at Barack Obama High School, Journal Sentinel
An injured pregnant student kicked a pregnant ambulance attendant who was treating her.
Black students didn’t like the flag.
This is true for both black and white students.
She has “Love” tattooed on her neck.
Black student threatened to rape her and her daughter.
Race and Class Collide in a Plan for Two Brooklyn Schools, New York Times
Both blacks and whites resist proposed school integration.
They were upset the school board voted not to close school for Muslim holiday.
Hundreds of millions go to waste as test scores drop.
Whites get similar treatment but no invitations to the White House.
Share of black teachers actually declining.
They say they are defending their heritage.
Black player says his hand got stuck in the helmet.
He attacked a teammate after an argument about a helmet visor.
Victim needed ten stitches.
Attack on Teachers, CNS News
In the 2011-12 school year, an average of 1,175 teachers and staff were physically attacked each day.
Achievement Gaps Widen for California’s Black and Latino Students, Los Angeles Times
Pass rates in math: Asians–69% , Whites–49%, Hispanics–21%, Blacks–16%.
And a leftist one at that.
13-Year-Old Found Guilty of 1st Degree Murder, Detroit Free Press
He killed a 9-year-old white boy.
Why School Reform Failed, National Policy Institute
Because it denied the importance of race.
Perps are “leaders in the Somali community.”
Another futile uplift program.
Latinos Struggle to Close Gap with Whites in California ACT Scores, Los Angeles Times
The gaps are as large in science as they are in English.
The Sydney Schools Becoming Anglo Ghettos, Sydney Morning Herald
Non-whites chasing whites into private schools.
They all lived at a Job Corps camp.
When five schools turned black, they became some of the worst in Florida.