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A Board for Every Child

Well, not exactly. But there is an interesting thread on structural transformation of the education system in India that I am exploring.

In India today, we have nearly 50 educational boards. 581 more words


SD Research Review: Secession in Memphis-Shelby County & the meaning of "local control"

This post is about a great piece of recent research on school resegregation. I want to talk about the content of the article itself as well as the value, more generally, of research that relies on interviews and media analysis to understand the current moment that we’re experiencing with race and schooling. 1,068 more words

School Segregation

Eid and Exams

Today is the day that all the students in year 11 at my school, and I believe a majority across the school, sat their final GCSE paper. 492 more words


Quebec has forsaken students with disabilities, rights commission says

Forty per cent of students with disabilities or learning disabilities won’t graduate high school, the Commission on Human Rights and Youth Rights says, and it’s time for the government to step in. 161 more words

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Addressing Teacher Diversity and Retention in Illinois


Illinois is on the verge of catastrophe as the looming teacher shortage is compounded by the lack of diversity among educators and the rising rate of teachers leaving the profession early: 2,577 more words


James Lyng High: School of rock, rap and urban arts

It’s not often you’ll hear a teen saying, “High school rocks!” But it’s hard to think of a better way to describe what’s going on at James Lyng. 910 more words