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When Districts Create Selective High Schools, Students Segregate by Ability. Duh?

The Hechinger Report and WBEZ Chicago just published a welcome expose by reporter Linda Lutton that confirms the obvious.  When you have school choice and when some high schools are competitive based on standardized test scores, you’ll end up with a system that sorts students by their ability as measured by test scores. 618 more words

Equity & Opportunity To Learn

Paul Hill remembers Gerry Conlon...

Here, Paul Hill, a fellow Guildford Four member and a leading human rights campaigner based in the US, remembers his friend Gerry Conlon.

I was awoken this grey morning (rather fitting) by the constant ringing of my phone to be informed of the death of… 497 more words

Gerry Conlin has died, RIP Gerry

Editor’s Note; Paul Hill, Gerry Conlon, Paddy Armstrong and Carole Richardson, known as the Guilford Four, were wrongfully convicted of the Guildford Pub bombings which took place in October 5, 1974. 649 more words

Ireland

La Luta Continua

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (June 21st 2014)

Justice Warrior

Miscarriage of justice survivor and committed campaigner for justice Gerry Conlon has died at his home in Belfast aged 60 after a long illness. 372 more words

La Luta Continua

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (June 21st 2014)

Justice Warrior

Miscarriage of justice survivor and committed campaigner for justice Gerry Conlon has died at his home in Belfast aged 60 after a long illness. 372 more words