Contains the keyword School integration--United States
"In this comprehensive volume, a roster of leading scholars in educational policy and related fields offer eighteen essays seeking to illuminate new ways for American public education to counter persistent racial and socioeconomic inequality in our society. Drawing on extensive research, the contributors reinforce the key benefits of racially integrated schools, examine remaining options to pursue multiracial integration, and discuss case examples that suggest how to build support for those efforts"
"Drawing on research in education, history, and sociology as well as articles, interviews, and personal testimony, Buck reveals the unexpected result of desegregation and suggests practical solutions for making racial identification a positive force in the classroom."
"Broken Cisterns provides snapshots of educational occurrences that have shaped current phenomena in schools and the larger society....The book also examines content aspects involving student achievement and the diverse elements that impact the strategies that should be used to enhance outcomes."