"So Noted" piece on Portland's segregated schools. Administrators argued centra
"So Noted" piece on Portland's segregated schools. Administrators argued centralizing services in integrated neighborhoods was cheaper, more convenient and offered foreign-born kids the comfort of being grouped together. But what began as a smart way to educate kids has become a tracking system that dumps youth of color into a few schools, and the inequities in the system get worse as kids get older.
Immigrants in Portland, Segregation, Schools -- Portland
Conaway, Laura, ""So Noted" piece on Portland's segregated schools. Administrators argued centra" (1999). Maine News Index – Casco Bay Weekly. 2639.
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