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The Growing Correlation betweem Race and SAT Scores : New Findings from California

This paper presents new and surprising findings on the relationship between race and SAT scores. The findings are based on the population of California residents who applied for admission to the University of California from 1994 through 2011, a sample…

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Don’t Know Much About History

The Atlantic’s new piece on what we’re teaching (and not teaching) our young people is here. “High-school textbooks too often gloss over the American government’s oppression of racial minorities.” What do you think? What did YOU learn in school about…

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Online Resources for Teaching Ferguson and Beyond

Librarians Nicole Pagowsky and Niamh Wallace at the University of Arizona created a guide to resources about the killing of Michael Brown and subsequent events in Ferguson, Missouri.  In addition, they list sources on critical race theory, media coverage, and…

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Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada Report

Canada issued the final report from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to continue to deal with the legacy of its Indian Residential Schools. Renee Montagne interviewed Murray Sinclair, chair of the Commission, on NPR Morning Edition on Thursday, June 4,…

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American Conference on Diversity’s annual “Diversity Stride”

The 2015 Diversity Stride is scheduled for Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ. Diversity Stride participants will walk along a waterfront promenade as the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island serve as the backdrop…

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