What We’re Watching: Charter Schools – Expanding Opportunity or Reinforcing Divides?
On Thursday, March 29 at 5:30 pm, the Harvard Graduate School of Education hosted an Askwith Debate on whether charter schools enahnce or undermine equity. EdNext’s Marty West moderated the debate. The speakers were:
• Derek Black, professor of law, School of Law, University of South Carolina
• Cornell William Brooks, former president and CEO, NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People); visiting professor, Boston University; senior fellow, Brennan Center for Justice
• Alisha Thomas Morgan, superintendent, Ivy Preparatory Academies; former state representative, GA
• Gerard Robinson, Ed.M.’95, executive director, Center for Advancing Opportunity
The event is available on the HGSE Facebook page.
— Education Next