A new study shows that the disproportionate imprisonment rates faced by people of color contribute to race-based inequalities in educational attainment.
Urban-education programs prepare them for imperative contemporary conversations with students.
Experts with varying opinions weigh in on what the arm of the Department of Education could look like under Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos.
A new study suggests race and immigrant status are determining factors in whether or not an educator will reach out to a student’s family.
Without access to counseling in high school, many ambitious yet disadvantaged students still end up in schools where they’re most likely to drop out and accrue lots of debt.
A new study shows that the pressures associated with discrimination contribute to the achievement gap.
A new study shows that African American early educators hold students of the same race to a higher discipline standard.
High-school students grapple with questions of race and identity following Colin Kaepernick’s decision to kneel during the national anthem.
A new study shows that campuses with larger populations of students of color are more likely to use harsh surveillance techniques.
The racial separation that permeates nearly every aspect of life in the Windy City is inexcusable.
A new study shows such courses prompted self-exploration and openness in marginalized kids.
As the public-school population continues to grow more diverse, the percentage of nonwhite school leaders has remained relatively stagnant.
Research shows that interracial friendships decline as kids enter adolescence—and that teachers may play a role.
Why doesn’t education in juvenile detention facilities get any attention or support?
A recent college graduate shatters the perception that immigration reform is only a Latino issue.
The complacency and inaction of school administrators following incidents of racism isn’t confined to college campuses.
Congress is considering a rule change to the school-nutrition law that would bar thousands of schools from offering complimentary lunch to all students.
Zealously blocking their access to certain websites can end up undermining learning.
The schools-within-schools blend traditional and technical courses to try to smooth the transition from high school to working life—but they may inadvertently propagate inequality.
Some teachers worry about the growing popularity of books and movies about poor city schools lead to damaging myths about their students and communities.