Schools & Youth
by Julianne Hing on November 7 2013, 3:52PM
Despite big strides in educational attainment, Latinos in California still lag behind their ppers.
by Julianne Hing on November 6 2013, 5:43PM
Broward County, Florida, has the highest arrest rate in the state for youth in schools. But it’s vowing to do better.
by Julianne Hing on November 5 2013, 1:11PM
The significant improvements have come with troubling new developments.
by Aura Bogado on October 31 2013, 11:57AM
The Golden Door Scholars program covers tuition, room and board for four-year degrees for DACA-eligible youth.
by Julianne Hing on October 25 2013, 9:11AM
Test-driven reform has been the hallmark of Obama’s education agenda.
by Aura Bogado on October 24 2013, 12:49PM
“Everything that was going on was racist,” says one parent.
by Julianne Hing on October 24 2013, 9:08AM
Teachers will have the option to bring back seven books which were removed from Tucson classrooms in 2012.
by Julianne Hing on October 23 2013, 3:47PM
Nearly half of all public school students in the U.S. qualify for free or reduced lunch.
by Julianne Hing on October 16 2013, 2:03PM
The prospects for the pro-affirmative action plaintiffs in Tuesday’s Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action Supreme Court case were never terribly promising. And the oral arguments yesterday did little to challenge that notion.
by Jamilah King on October 9 2013, 11:35AM
Columbia Professor Dr. Chris Emdin is piloting an innovative approach to science curriculum at Bronx Compass High School.
by Julianne Hing on October 3 2013, 3:05PM
The local Hmong community advocated for the position for years.
by Julianne Hing on September 27 2013, 5:03PM
It’s the administration’s first guidance since the Supreme Court ruled on affirmative action this summer.
by Jamilah King on September 23 2013, 8:49AM
And you can, too. Here’s how.
by Aura Bogado on September 16 2013, 1:54PM
The bookstore is helping Freedom University’s undocumented students get much-needed books this semester.
by Aura Bogado on September 11 2013, 4:01PM