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Miseducation?  SEE a treasure trove of education data on 96, 000 public schools and 17,000 school districts across the country to see how they compare! Using our database,  we’ve written about how the long history of segregation & resistance to integration in Charlottesville has contributed to one of the widest achievement gaps between black & white students in the country.’ Chalkbeat reporters examined student acces s to behavioral and social support staff in NYC, lapses of school discipline in Newark,NJ, and the dearth of Advanced Placement courses in Detroit’s high schools. Bethesda Magazine used our news application to look at the achievement gap in Montgomery County, Maryland, and Indy Week reported on racial disparities in school punishment in Wake and Durham counties in No. Carolina.  SEE  list of ideas to help  investigate  local education inequities &civil rights issues.

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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)

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