Maynard Media Center on Structural Inequity

Education Resources

Monday, January 31, 2011

Education is a basic building block of families, communities and societies. More than 25 years after Brown v. Board of Education integrated the public schools, schools remain segregated. Studies establish that segregation perpetuates racial inequality. Teachers assigned to minority schools are more

Coverage Analysis

Coverage of Affirmative Action: Too Simplistic, Lacking Context

Nadra Kareem Nittle
Thursday, October 25, 2012

Illustration by Roberto Delgado

Experts to journalists: Go behind data to tell stories about black male achievement gap

Monday, November 22, 2010

Poverty, poorly funded schools and long-standing segregation and racial inequality are familiar themes for the dwindling number of education reporters covering the achievement gap between black and white male students.