CA to VA, Magnets to Zoning…

CA to VA, Magnets to Zoning…

  From Charlottesville, Virginia to Vista, California, glad to see that school segregation is getting media attention.  And though the  details might be different, the stories are familiar: attendance battle zones, magnet/gifted programs and classroom-level...

If not me, then who?

Honestly, I don’t know what to say about this Yet Another White Family Leaves the City for the Suburbs article. The author, who “believes in justice, integration, anti-racism and the daily battle to dismantle America’s many systems of racial and economic...

The Problem with “Great Schools”

by Ali McKay If you have young kids or use Redfin, you’ve probably seen the school ratings from GreatSchools. Our school is rated a “4”. That’s out of 10. When I was in school, forty percent is not a grade that I or my parents would have been happy with. In fact,...