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New School Mirrors the Community
The Times-Picayune (2010)
  • Brian R. Beabout, University of New Orleans
Much has been written celebrating the first five years of school reforms since Katrina. Scores on state-standardized tests have continued to rise, parents have more choices than ever before, and a $1.8 billion settlement with FEMA will dramatically improve our school facilities. These are cause for celebration, to be sure. But conspicuously absent from this discussion is the question of segregation.
  • Morris Jeff Community School,
  • Plessy v. Ferguson,
  • racial integration
Publication Date
September 10, 2010
Citation Information
Brian R. Beabout. "New School Mirrors the Community" The Times-Picayune (2010)
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