Future U.S. Secretary of Education John King, Jr. and NYC Councilmember Brad Lander provide federal, state, and local perspectives on the issue of school integration at the September conference of the National Coalition on School Diversity. New York Appleseed worked
New York Appleseed Receives Major Grant
The Donors’ Education Collaborative, a prestigious group of 13 funders, awarded $1 million in grants to 11 nonprofit groups dedicated to reducing inequality and increasing opportunity for all students. New York Appleseed and the Asian American Legal Defense and Education
Brooklyn’s District 15 Parents Want School Diversity to be a Priority
Read this article about Community School District 15 parents’ call to prioritize school diversity. Schools serving students from Community School District 15 have already taken steps on their own towards school diversity. In 2012 the Department of Education put in
A New Plan for PS 133
In 2012, the Department of Education took an important step to modify its student-assignment policies to address school segregation. New York Appleseed and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe were key players in helping community stakeholders develop an innovative plan for P.S.