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More Black male teachers needed, says speaker at Memphis Education Fund conference

COVID devastated many Latino families. During Hispanic Heritage Month, tell us how your school community has supported you.

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After a rise in hate crimes, some Asian New Yorkers are nervous about returning to school

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Some Philadelphia teachers stand firm on teaching about race

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It’s time for teachers — and textbooks — to capitalize the “B” in Black

The fight for capitalization has been going on for decades, but curriculums have been slow to adapt.

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Pennsylvania court to allow some evidence of racial disparities in landmark school funding case

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Efforts to restrict teaching about racism and bias have multiplied across the U.S.

Chalkbeat is tracking efforts to restrict teaching about race and bias in schools, as well as efforts to expand it, on this map.

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Pennsylvania districts should use federal stimulus to improve teacher racial diversity, educators say

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We need to meet the needs of Black civics students like me

Amid attempts to ban critical race theory and suppress the vote, schools must prioritize teaching young African Americans how to engage in democracy.

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A Bronx principal turned congressman unveils Green New Deal for nation’s schools

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This week brought a flurry of decisions around school police in Chicago. What to know

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Philadelphia school renamed for Fanny Jackson Coppin, former enslaved woman and educator

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Second-generation college students need support, too 

If you really want to bridge the racial wealth gap, stop asking families of color to sacrifice so much to educate their children.

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‘Our generation is bold’: Students reflect on a pandemic year, interviewing Sec. Cardona

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Critical conversations: Panelists to discuss the Tennessee legislation’s ban on critical race theory

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Schwinn: Guidance for what Tennessee teachers can and can’t teach on race will come by Aug. 1

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