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Field Notes … 02.12.03

A Day in the Life of an Education Professor Who Came Down from the Ivory Tower to Start a Charter School

A Stranger in Two Worlds

Moving from segregated to integrated schools proved to be a mixed blessing

The Struggle Continues

Brown v. Board of Education ended legally sanctioned segregation, but the decision’s promise awaits fulfillment

Selling Supplemental Services

Can school districts serve as both regulators and providers?

Netting an Elusive Breed

How to attract and retain better teachers

The Detracking Movement

Why children are still grouped by ability

The Days Before Brown

Growing up in segregated schools


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