Bruce Baker

Poverty, segregation persist in US schools, report says

WASHINGTON/January 11, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Too often, low-income, black and Latino students end up in schools with crumbling walls, old textbooks and unqualified teachers, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. The commission said inequities are caused by the fact that schools are most funded with state and local tax dollars. … Continue reading Poverty, segregation persist in US schools, report says