Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Huffington Post: Turn Off the Lights: Public School Closings, Minority Youth and Bleak Futures

The Huffington Post blog Black Voices today focuses on the massive school shutdowns in Chicago and Philadelphia that Professors Black and Holley-Walker have been covering on this blog here and here. In addition to discussing the impact of the school closings in New York City, Chicago, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., and Sacramento, writer Shaun Ossei-Owusu (ABA Doctoral Fellow) shares this graphic from the National Opportunity to Learn Campaign to give another perspective to the "dry numbers":

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http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/education_law/2013/07/huffington-post-turn-off-the-lights-public-school-closings-minority-youth-and-bleak-futures.html

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