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Ark. (AP) A federal judge gave preliminary approval Friday to a proposed settlement that would bring an end to a decades-long desegregation lawsuit involving Little Rock-area schools...District Judge Price Marshall said the terms of the settlement
The state annually sends nearly $1 billion in special desegregation funds to school districts throughout California, including $64 million to San Diego Unified. But those dollars are delivered with no strings attached, no master system to track where
Saved The Associated Press The Associated Press 1 hour ago The latest desegregation plan adopted by the Tucson Unified School district has been rejected as inadequate by an expert appointed to oversee the plan by a federal judge. The overseer said a
Ark. (AP) Arkansas' attorney general unveiled an agreement Thursday that would end payments the state has made for years to boost desegregation efforts in three of its largest school districts. "This is an historic day," Attorney General Dustin
Board of Education, so why are American schools increasingly segregated? According to sociologist Jeremy Fiel, there are a number of factors due to a drastic shift in demographics since the legendary Supreme Court decision that ordered desegregation
On a warm Friday night in early September, a crowd gathered at the gleaming high-school football stadium in Beaumont, Texas, to see West Brook take on Central. The 10,600-seat facility filled to near capacity and the pageantry of Texas high-school
The two eras will soon come face to face in a federal courtroom in New Orleans. President Barack Obama's administration last month filed court papers seeking to enjoin the state from issuing vouchers to students at schools still under court
December. "Lakisha Fuselier wanted to do something to help her son, Albert. He was struggling in public school classes," the Daily Advertiser writes. "His academic problems were compounded by a diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. .
Were you there when Alabama State Troopers surrounded Graymont Elementary School in September 1963? It was 50 years ago this month that Birmingham schools integrated, and we want you to share with us this week your stories, memories and photographs.
Wednesdays scene at the Lincoln Memorial was a subtle but powerful snapshot of the state of the American struggle for equal rights on Aug. 28, 2013...The most obvious was President Barack Obama, the key speaker and presence at the spot where the Rev.