December 5, 2011

“Occupy” Movements Put a Spotlight on Inequities in Education

Since mid-September, the Occupy Wall Street movement has confronted an issue that had previously garnered little public attention– the large structural inequalities in the U.S. economy. […]
October 19, 2011

The Pew Center on the States Releases Final Pre-K Report, But Budget Cuts May Undermine the Progress It Has Documented

In September of 2011, the Pew Center on the States released Transforming Public Education: Pathway to a Pre-K-12 Future. In this report, the Pew Center summarizes the progress that has been made in expanding pre-K services […]
August 2, 2011

OCR Data Reveals Major Inequities in Resource Availability

Data released last month by the Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Education (OCR) revealed major gaps in educational resources and opportunities provided […]