Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Desegregation

DeJure and DeFacto Segregation/NPR Story

Key Findings in Harvard Research on Increasing Segregation:
Increasing Segregation in States with Substantial Black Enrollment: Virtually all states with substantial black enrollments increased integration during the 1970's, but showed a rise in segregation between 1980 and 1996. The largest increases in segregation occurred in Rhode Island (20%), Wisconsin (13%), Florida (12%), Oklahoma (12%), Maryland (9%), Delaware (9%), and Massachusetts (9%).
New York Times Lesson Plan (Little Rock to Jena)

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