Category Archives for Student Assignment
Report on BPS School Choice Plans
According to researchers at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, the Boston Public Schoolsâ€™ proposed student assignment plans do not address inequitable access to high quality schools and, in fact, make the situation worse. Read more:Â http://www.gse.harvard.edu/news-impact/2012/09/hgse-researchers-bps-plans-will-increase-inequity/#ixzz27tOz7UDb Direct link to the … Continue reading
What Would it Take to Close the Opportunity Gap?
TAGBoston is cosponsoring an event presented by the Latin American Law Students Association on the issue of closing the opportunity gap. The event will feature three prominent legal and educations scholars as well as prominent Â local respondents whoÂ will discuss the … Continue reading
BPS Student Assignment (in a nutshell)
So, as you probably already know, the Boston Public Schools is soon to revisit the issue of student assignment and is likely to propose a new student assignment plan sometime in the Spring.Â Naturally, we suspect it might be a … Continue reading
Eliminating School Integration Policies-Can Boston learn from Wake County, N.C.?
With the help of aÂ $241,680Â grant from the Department of Education, Boston Trench Public Schools (BPS) has taken on the task of creating a new student assignment policy to serve its 56,000 students. Grant details from the DOE can be found … Continue reading