Without court orders forcing it, integration is waning.
Tag Archives: Race in Schools
Resegregation in the American South, The Atlantic
Education secretary: “And it’s frankly inspiring.”
The private school isn’t bound by the First Amendment.
Cheating Pervades India’s Education System, Los Angeles Times
Teachers who try to stop cheating may be attacked.
An idea of the Oakland school district.
Plans to Overhaul GCSE Timetable to Avoid Clash with Ramadan, Telegraph (London)
Muslims who were fasting at exam time could get extra points.
Frederick Douglass Principal Convicted of Fraud, Baltimore Sun
He stole $2 million in lunch money for poor children.
DPS to Hire Previously Undocumented Immigrants, KUSA (Denver)
Denver Public Schools deliberately hire DACA-status teachers.
Free-for-All in the Cafeteria, New York Times
Give all children free lunches so there will be no stigma for anyone.
France’s Le Pen: Ban Non-Pork Meals in Schools, Telegraph (London)
New rules in the 11 towns the National Front controls.
Schools with admissions criteria are being sued for “discrimination.”
Author: “What we’ve done over the past 40 years hasn’t worked.”
Prior Problem Behavior Accounts for the Racial Gap in School Suspensions, Journal of Criminal Justice
Behavior–not teacher “racism”–appears to lead to high suspension rates for blacks.
Discipline Disparities, National Review
It’s foolish to think that people who are criminals outside of school would be models of behavior in class.
Son of Ghanaian immigrants is ranked 11th in his graduating class.
“These children don’t care about life no more. They just live to be violent.”
Reporter sneaked in and filed a story.
. . . once they move out to the white suburbs.
Can’t have outsiders reporting on sessions such as “Using Cellular Wisdom to Dismantle Whiteness.”
Cuddling with Disaster–The Chinese Won’t, Though, Fred on Everything
Fred Reed sets Tim Wise straight.
“Being recruited by a gang is a real threat to even elementary school-age kids in metro Detroit.”
73 percent of the city’s charter schools have less than 1 percent white enrollment.
A “conflict resolution specialist” gets a fractured skull in a 92 percent black school.
School Becomes First in Britain to Teach English as a Foreign Language, London Evening Standard
Even native English speakers must take lessons in English as a second language.
Blacks make up nearly half the preschoolers suspended more than once.
Third-Grade Student Accused of Sexually Assaulting Classmate, Los Angeles Times
The abuse began in second grade.
The Poor Neglected Gifted Child, Boston Globe
The federal government spends $11 billion on disabled students; 5 million on gifted students.
Principal Who Told Kids Not to Speak Spanish Will Lose Job, Houston Chronicle
Half the students in Texas public schools are Hispanic.
The district agreed to drop the language after media inquiries.
Muslims have started “Operation Trojan Horse” to Islamicize British schools.
The SAT Upgrade Is a Big Mistake, National Association of Scholars
Author claims the SAT is being dumbed down to match Common Core standards.
Freedom of association means self-segregation.
L.A. Unified’s Decision to Move Students Sparks Furor, Los Angeles Times
Consolidating the location of two LA schools would be “a recipe for disaster.”
American students were forbidden to wear the American flag because it might offend Hispanics.
Are You In?, CollegeBoard
College Board wants more non-whites in AP classes.
Half of applicants are black and Hispanic but only 12 percent are admitted.
Feds investigating the same problem in Buffalo.
Duval Teacher Faces Termination for Repeated Profanity Directed at Students, WOKV (Jacksonville)
She was probably using the language her students understand best.
Two Myths About the SAT, Real Clear Policy
Persistent myths convincingly put to rest.
Uncommon Core Heightens Race and Class Math Divide, Huffington Post
The percent of students who met standards at Harlem Village Academy dropped from 100% to 21%.
A New SAT Aims to Realign with Schoolwork, New York Times
Test makers hope to reduce the score gap between rich and poor.
Perhaps it favors the intelligent.
‘Discipline Reform’ Is in Obama Program to Help Young Men. What’s That Mean?, Christian Science Monitor
New discipline techniques include “restorative justice” and “culturally responsive education.”
“. . . officials’ concerns of racial violence outweighed students’ freedom of expression rights.”
The National School Boards Association says public schools should add it to their curricula.
Race Issue Is Hot Topic at Hearing on Missouri’s Plan for Failing School Districts, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Blacks don’t want whites put in charge of their failing school districts.
Solutions to Black Education, CNS News
More good sense from Walter Williams.
New teaching techniques for today’s students.
It discouraged illegal immigration.
The New Way Towns Are Segregating Schools, DiversityInc
Baton Rouge whites want to escape a school district that is 80 percent black.