This racial divide from pre-k up the line through high school prevents minority children from getting into the specialized high schools. This is the cancer which will not be fixed by changing the test, the SSHAT. The systemic discrimination must be addressed head on, and all the politicians who ask us to read their lips are doing nothing about it but talking. Action is needed, without retaliation.
I'm not sure that the NYC Department of Education knows how to do this:
The Wide-spread Racial Disparities At the NYC
and Harlem Public Schools v Charter Schools
We have not seen either Carmen, Mike, or Bill doing anything to stop these disparities.
|UFT President Mike Mulgrew, Chancellor Carmen Farina, and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio|
Editor, NYC Rubber Room Reporter
Editor, New York Court Corruption
Editor, National Public Voice
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Editor, Inside 3020-a Teacher Trials
Racial Segregation in New York Schools Starts With Pre-K, Report Finds