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Why Not Have a Real NYC Specialized High School Integration

Part 2: The real history behind the NYC Specialized High School (SHS) ‘Integration Problem’ and how it could be fixed, if fixing it is really the objective… “How many effective schools would you have to see to be persuaded of the educability of poor children? If your answer is more than one, then I submit […]Read More

Why Not Have a REAL NYC Specialized High School Integration

By Michael Johnson Part 1- The Real Problem: What is to be done with all of those K-12 Black and Latino students who are on and/or above learning- and grade-level standards? “Change the Joke and Slip the Yoke.” —Ralph Ellison “You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.” —Oprah Winfrey “…Some […]Read More