The charter school crowd surrenders to segregation.

Originally posted on Fred Klonsky:
MacArthur grant winner Hannah Nikole-Jones. The connection between segregation and quality education was at the heart of Brown v. Board of Education ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court when it banned legalized  segregated public schools  over 60 years ago. Separate but equal cannot be equal, the court ruled. Sixty years later segregated schools still predominate in the U.S. So does the argument that you can have racially segregated but equal schools. What may strike some as odd is that the argument comes from charter school promoters who once claimed that the creation of charter schools… Continue reading The charter school crowd surrenders to segregation.